Podcast Archive

Affecting You, Landmarks and Legends: An Evolution of Banff’s Bears

Program: Affecting You

 

In this episode, Claire Wilkinson, Planner with the Town of Banff talks with Ralphine Locke and Sarah Ramey about the historical presence of bears in the Banff town site. 

Find out more about the historical presence of bears in the Banff town site: http://www.banff.ca/business/heritage-program/landmarks/banffs_bears.htm


Friends Of Banff Park Radio, Canmore Leader and Crag & Canyon Panel - April 24 2011

Program: Affecting You

This week, Allan Buckingham is filling in again, talking with Larissa Barlow from the Banff Crag & Canyon and Hamish MacLean from the Canmore Leader about the upcoming federal election, gangs in Banff, and coyotes in Canmore.

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Direct Download: Friends Of Banff Park Radio, Canmore Leader and Crag & Canyon Panel - April 24 2011


On Tape, Dianne Wittner- Co-existing with Coyotes - April 18 2011

Program: On Tape

 

For hundreds of years, coyotes have been a prairie enigma and subject of mass killing campaigns. Now recognized as one of the most important ecological species in North America, coyotes continue to have an uneasy, often tragic relationship with humans. Learn the truth about this misunderstood species and how communities are changing policies to better align with common sense and coyote biology so we can live more peacefully with this supremely adaptable species.

Wildlife biologist and founder of the Alberta Institute for WIldlife Conservation Dianne Wittner presented to Bow Valley WildSmart. Find out more about Bow Vally Wildsmart: http://www.wildsmart.ca/

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Direct Download: On Tape, Dianne Wittner- Co-existing with Coyotes - April 18 2011


Friends of Banff Park Radio, Crag & Canyon, Canmore Leader Panel - April 17 ‘11

Program: Affecting You

This week, Allan Buckingham fills in for Camara Miller and talks with Larissa and Hamish from the Banff Crag & Canyon and Canmore Leader about the upcoming federal election and how it's playing out in the Bow Valley. As well, summer festivals in Canmore, and funding for the Banff Public Library. 

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Direct Download: Friends of Banff Park Radio, Crag & Canyon, Canmore Leader Panel - April 17 ‘11


Affecting You, Robert Sinclair- Reworking the Familiar - April 16 ‘11

Program: Affecting You

 

Canadian artist Robert Sinclair as some new work showing at the Willock & Sax Gallery in Banff, and he stopped by to talk about it. 

For more information on the Willock and Sax Gallery visit: http://www.willockandsaxgallery.com/

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Direct Download: Affecting You, Robert Sinclair- Reworking the Familiar - April 16 ‘11


Sketches from the Bow Valley (1961 - Present) - April 16 ‘11

Program: Affecting You

Shirley Tooke talks with Sonja Purcell about her father Phil Michaud and the exhibit of his work currently on at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies

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Direct Download: Sketches from the Bow Valley (1961 - Present) - April 16 ‘11


On Tape, Dr Kathy Martin- Ptarmigan in the Alpine

Program: On Tape

 

From a presentation to the Bow Valley Naturalists, Dr Kathy Martin presents information on the ecology and the impressive coping strategies of White-tailed Ptarmigan that live at the highest elevations in North America, including the high country in Banff National Park. 

For more information on the Bow Valley Naturalists visit: http://www.bowvalleynaturalists.org/

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Direct Download: On Tape, Dr Kathy Martin- Ptarmigan in the Alpine


Friends of Banff’s Crag & Canyon, Canmore Leader Panel - April 10 ‘11

Program: Affecting You

This week, Park Radio's Camara Miller speaks with Hamish McLean, editor of the Canmore Leader, and Larissa Barlow, editor of the Banff Crag & Canyon, about upcoming elections, bears waking up in the Bow Valley and fundraisers for Japan.

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Direct Download: Friends of Banff’s Crag & Canyon, Canmore Leader Panel - April 10 ‘11


Affecting You, Leave No Trace Interviews - April 09 ‘11

Program: Affecting You

 

Sylvia Klepeis talks with Catherine Pinard coordinator of Leave No Trace Canada and Stephanie Zyvatkauskas from Parks Canada about the Leave No Trace program and it's principals. 

For more information about Leave No Trace check out: http://www.leavenotrace.ca/

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Direct Download: Affecting You, Leave No Trace Interviews - April 09 ‘11