Posts Tagged ‘fish’

If you were going to warn a family member or friend, what would you say? What if it were a bystander on the street? How would you communicate the impending danger? Animals have a unique method of communicating danger by specific vocalizations or displays. This is part 1 of a series. (photo by Ronan Donovan for The...

The playful antics of the North American River Otter are more than just a few mud slides. (I am not referring to any drink). This unique mammal has adapted to many ecosystems across the continent. On this show you will learn all about this awesome animal....

I posted a few photos of a great blue heron recently. Many people commented on the magnificence of this bird. Some asked questions about the great blue – so I knew it was time to do a show on this awesome animal. http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/AJoeyBee-GREATBLUEHERON.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

There are so many different types of pets you can have in your home. Proper care is vital for their health. On this show I discuss many pets that people commonly have living under their roof. You give an animal a proper home and in return you receive an unconditional...

Growing up playing pond hockey everyday was a blast! It still is. But how do you know if the ice is safe? There are now standards to follow for people that skate, cross country ski, ice fish, or drive a truck across the ice. A truck across! Yes! If you live in the north many ice fishermen pull their ice shanties on...

At this time of the year many people ask me advise about outdoor gear Christmas gifts. I compiled a ‘gear guide’ list that will help you choose the perfect gift, including stocking stuffers. So whether you are making your own list or filling someone else’s the ‘gear guide’ will help guide your sleigh....

Everyone loves a good comeback story. The osprey and the bald eagle have endured hardship many years ago due to DDT and have recovered. The osprey, a raptor, is equipped with a distinctive set of anatomical features that make him the perfect hunter. (This photo was taken when I was filming a Joey Bee TV...

The Don’t Look Now series is about crazy encounters I have had with animals in the wild. Some of them are comical and some…..are just bizarre. Often, these interactions occur while conducting research as an environmental scientist. “Salmon On My Head’ is one for the ages!...

Our next generation and the adults who guide them are faced with a dilemma. Do we as a society allow children to sit indoors and play video games for countless hours or do we encourage children to go outside. How about riding a bike, going to the park, taking a nature hike, and communicating with our adult role...

I have a passion for the outdoors and a genuine love of music. At Rutgers University, I was able to study both. Our theme song discusses all the great activities you can do in the outdoors. There is a full version of the Joey Bee’s Outdoor Adventure theme song at the end of the...