Welcome to Conservation Chronicles, a new podcast covering the human-wildlife interface. In this first episode, we tell you a little about ourselves and cover a story about a museum collection and an unjustly labeled bird murderer.

Sources & Links:

Read the main article we reference in Dr. Filardi’s story:

The Ornithologist the Internet Called a Murderer (New York Times)
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/15/opinion/sunday/moustached-kingfisher-internet-harassment.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur

 

Read Dr. Filardi’s response to the controversy:

Why I Collected a Moustached Kingfisher (Audubon)
https://www.audubon.org/news/why-i-collected-moustached-kingfisher

 

For more on our DDT reference, and museum collections, according to the experts:

Eggshells, DDT, Collections, and Study Design (The Field Museum)
https://www.fieldmuseum.org/blog/eggshells-ddt-collections-and-study-design

 

Visit the show’s website at www.conservationchronicles.podbean.com to learn more

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