Monthly Archives: December 2021

Crow Patrol Podcast: Episode 6 – Interview with Christian Rutz

In this episode we explored how Christian became interested in birds; how he developed a specific interest in New Caledonian Crows; other tropical birds; Crows using tools for foraging; the new research station; reflections on time as a Grass Fellow at Radcliffe College; his visit to the Crow Roost in Lawrence, MA; using telemetry devices; his leadership for the International Bio-Logging Society; his new research paper, and more!

2022-02-11T17:30:28-04:00December 10th, 2021|

Crow Patrol Podcast: Episode 5 – Techniques for Improving Estimations of Large Flocks

Interview with Brian Harrington. Episode Summary: Brian shared details about his background, his time on staff at Manomet, his involvement in the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network (WHSRN), creating the International Shorebird Survey, details about the recent article in Bird Observer on counting and estimating, techniques for estimating large flocks, and the importance of practicing estimating techniques.

2022-02-11T17:32:50-04:00December 3rd, 2021|