As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
Jeff Corwin made his name by introducing television viewers to the world’s most exotic species. Now he’s traveling the world on a different mission — to find and eat the world’s most exotic cuisine. We talk with Corwin about whether a conservationist can also be a meat-eating “foodie,” and hear tales from his adventures around the globe.
- Jeff Corwin Biologist, Conservationist, TV host and author of numerous books for children and adults, including most recently "Jeff Corwin: A Wild Life;" "Jeff Corwin: Your Backyard is Wild" and "100 Heartbeats: A Journey to Meet our Planet's Endangered Animals and the Heroes Working to Save them"
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