Environmental Issues

So what is the life of an Environmental Scientist like? I had the opportunity to speak to a high school environmental science class. I spoke of my research in the field and related it to the topics that they were studying in class. This was a great...

So how much ‘stuff’ is in your basement, garage, shed, and closet. What can we do with all the clutter that we have accumulated over the years? How about repurposing instead of putting in our landfills. This show gives you great ideas and...

Dorothy walked down the yellow brick road and today we walk on the green scat road. Geese have become a health problem in many parks, fields, and local waterways. On this show I discuss solutions as well as what needs to be done environmentally....

The amount of bees in my perennial gardens are at times, non-existent. What is causing a worldwide decline in the bee population? I delve into the problem and discuss solutions that are beneficial to gardeners, farmers, and of course, bees....

There is a definite need to keep the Endangered Species Act so we may protect plants and animals from extinction. As stewards of the earth, it is vital that we make quality decisions that will safeguard all creatures. One prime example is the black-footed ferret. This animal was on the verge of extinction and...

The feeding patterns of many wild animals have been changed by people who chose to feed them. Sometimes, there are disastrous consequences. On this show I discuss the reasons why we should not feed wild animals through a series of true-life...

There is a delicate balance between nature and the property around your home. As an Environmental Scientist, I am always discussing the importance of protecting and preserving habitats. If not, we will have many encounters with animals. (The photo is of a young buck whitetail ten feet from my front...

Urban sprawl has become part of the American landscape. Sadly, we continue to allow this to happen. So can we make greener decisions? The answer is yes! I delve into the problem and provide greener solutions to ‘build’ a better America. http://JoeyBeePodcast.com/podcasts/1AJoeyBee-URBANSPRAWL.mp3Podcast: Play in new...

Plastic straws have been cast into the pollution debate. I will discuss plastic straws as well as other plastics in regard to our oceans. Currently, in the Pacific Ocean there is a enormous mass of plastic floating called “The Great Plastic Garbage...

Humans have drastically changed many things on Earth. This has caused problems for the animal world. Part 1 of a the series delves into what we have changed and what are the solutions. http://JoeyBeePodcast.com/podcasts/CCJoeyBee-HUMANCHANGES.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts |...