Environmental Almanac

Weekly commentaries on the environment and appreciating the natural world, by Rob Kanter from the School of Earth, Society, and Environment at the University of Illinois.

https://will.illinois.edu/environmentalalmanac/rss

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 4m. Bisher sind 162 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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Embrace your inner birder as spring migration peaks


Where can you see some of the most beautiful birds in the world? In central Illinois! Right now!


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 2019-05-09  4m
 
 

Embrace your inner birder as spring migration peaks


Where can you see some of the most beautiful birds in the world? In central Illinois! Right now!


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 2019-05-09  4m
 
 

Why not bike?


Does the warm weather have you thinking about riding your bicycle to get from here to there? If so, let me offer some words of encouragement. 


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 2019-04-26  4m
 
 

Why not bike?


Does the warm weather have you thinking about riding your bicycle to get from here to there? If so, let me offer some words of encouragement. 


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 2019-04-26  4m
 
 

What to do for Earth Day?


Last April, my editor at the Champaign News-Gazette asked me to track down some local friends for suggestions about how to mark Earth Day. Of course, if I’d been thinking would have recorded those for radio at the same time. Failing that, however, I’ll do the next best thing and read them today...


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 2019-04-19  4m
 
 

What to do for Earth Day?


Last April, my editor at the Champaign News-Gazette asked me to track down some local friends for suggestions about how to mark Earth Day. Of course, if I’d been thinking would have recorded those for radio at the same time. Failing that, however, I’ll do the next best thing and read them today...


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 2019-04-19  4m
 
 

Spring in My Step


Spring at last, and suddenly there’s so much to do the challenge is to choose among activities!  Bicycling is far easier and more enjoyable than it was a month ago, despite the occasional breeze out of the north. If you’ve been getting from here to there in a car, maybe it’s time to put some air in your tires and see what you’ve been missing...


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 2019-04-12  4m
 
 

Spring in My Step


Spring at last, and suddenly there’s so much to do the challenge is to choose among activities!  Bicycling is far easier and more enjoyable than it was a month ago, despite the occasional breeze out of the north. If you’ve been getting from here to there in a car, maybe it’s time to put some air in your tires and see what you’ve been missing...


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 2019-04-12  4m
 
 

Now is the time to catch woodland wildflower show in Illinois [from the archive]


There is an extended wildflower show that takes place each spring in the woodlands of Illinois, beginning in February and peaking in early May, when a dozen species can be seen flowering at once


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 2019-04-04  4m
 
 

Now is the time to catch woodland wildflower show in Illinois


There is an extended wildflower show that takes place each spring in the woodlands of Illinois, beginning in February and peaking in early May, when a dozen species can be seen flowering at once


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 2019-04-04  4m