Arizona Wildlife Federation Podcast
Mary’s First Deer

Mary’s First Deer

November 14, 2022

Most of us eat meat but few of us obtain it for ourselves. Taking to the field to kill and harvest your own meat can be an overwhelming and emotional endeavor for many. On this episode of the Arizona Wildlife Podcast, we sit down with a new hunter who just harvested her first deer to explore the emotions and feelings that accompanied the experience. 

Are Our Waters at Risk?  Water Projections in Arizona and the United States with Joan Card

Are Our Waters at Risk? Water Projections in Arizona and the United States with Joan Card

November 7, 2022

Water is an invaluable resource to all Americans and it’s a resource that demands protections. Listen in and learn all about water protections in Arizona and the United States, learn what’s at stake, and learn about the current threats to this precious resource that we all depend on.

https://www.azwildlife.org/

https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/wild-in-the-city

Trout in the Classroom - Contact Jim Walker at James.L.Walker@cox.net

Raising Outdoor Children

Raising Outdoor Children

October 24, 2022

Children harbor a strong natural curiosity about the outdoors and wildlife and they can benefit greatly from time spent in wild spaces. On this episode of the Arizona Wildlife Federation Podcast, we talk with Tim Hepworth, of Tim and Wren on Instagram, about the wonders of getting children into the outdoors and even navigate some of the questions and difficulties that can arise when doing so.

 

https://www.instagram.com/timandwren/

The famous video! https://www.instagram.com/p/CV7zv1lpV2n/ 

https://www.azwildlife.org/

Arizona Elk Society

Youth Event

Click here to volunteer: https://arizonaelksociety.activehosted.com/f/33 
For more information: https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/wild-in-the-city

Houston Draw Fence Removal

Southern Arizona Quail Forever

Scaled Quail and Turtle Surveys

To RSVP or for more information please contact Zack May at soazqf@gmail.com

 

The Problem of Arizona’s Feral Horses

The Problem of Arizona’s Feral Horses

October 9, 2022

Feral horses are a growing problem in Arizona and their management is fraught with issues. Find out just how these animals are detrimental to our native wildlife and some of the challenges associated with getting the situation under control in this episode of the Arizona Wildlife Federation Podcast with Bob Vahle and John Koleszar.

 

https://www.azwildlife.org/

https://www.azwildlife.org/BOW

https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/

https://beoutdoorsarizona.org/

https://www.votsqf.com/

https://azsfwc.org/

Squirrel Hunting - A Guide with Johnathan O’Dell

Squirrel Hunting - A Guide with Johnathan O’Dell

September 26, 2022

Squirrel hunting, overlooked by some and dearly loved by others. Whether you're new to squirrel hunting or you're a seasoned pro, you're bound to walk away with some new tips and insight after listening to this discussion with Johnathan O'Dell.

 

https://www.azwildlife.org/

Fly Fishers Arizona Contact: John Doss - 623-229-8335

http://www.saquailforever.com/

https://paysonrimcountry.com/adult-programs/ 

https://www.votsqf.com/ 

https://www.register-ed.com/programs/arizona/170-outdoor-skills-network

Lee’s Ferry - an Iconic and Changing Grand Canyon Fishery

Lee’s Ferry - an Iconic and Changing Grand Canyon Fishery

September 11, 2022

Casting a fly to wild rainbow trout while wading in icy waters beneath towering crimson cliffs has brought anglers from around the world to Lee's Ferry. This iconic Grand Canyon fishery is legendary among the fly fishing community and beyond. Unfortunately, warming temperatures and drought are taking their toll and the future of this fishery is uncertain. Listen in while our guest, Jim Strogen, tells us about the ferry's history, gives us some tips for visiting and fishing, and also explains some of the issues threatening the future of this special place.

 

https://www.azwildlife.org/

https://www.tu.org/chapters/arizona/zane-grey/

https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/

https://www.backcountryhunters.org/family_squirrel_camp

https://www.votsqf.com/

A Gear Guide to Backpack Hunting in Arizona

A Gear Guide to Backpack Hunting in Arizona

August 28, 2022

Join me as I sit down with Josh Kirchner, the Dialed in Hunter, as we discuss the essential equipment needed to make you a successful backpack hunter!   

 

Arizona Wildlife Federation

https://azwildlife.org/

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/azwildlife/

Twitter - https://twitter.com/AZWildlifeFed

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/azwildlifefed/

Dialed in Hunter

Blog - http://dialedinhunter.com/

YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6ItIjVnltPYvPWohOPk0dQ

Buy the Book - https://www.amazon.com/Becoming-Backpack-Hunter-Beginners-Backcountry/dp/B085KS1PBV

Arizona Game and Fish Department 

https://www.azstatejobs.gov/jobs/program-project-specialist-2-phoenix-arizona-united-states-4055e391-56cb-4818-8632-61cbcebee762

Arizona Backcountry Hunters and Anglers

https://www.backcountryhunters.org/3rd_annual_world_championship_dove_cook_off

https://www.backcountryhunters.org/family_squirrel_camp

Valley of the Sun Quail Forever

https://www.votsqf.com/

Arizona Afield Podcast

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/arizona-afield/id1447456250

 

An Introductory Guide To Mushroom Hunting in Arizona

An Introductory Guide To Mushroom Hunting in Arizona

August 14, 2022

Join me as I sit down with Mike Dechter of the Arizona Mushroom Society and learn when and where to find delicious edible wild mushrooms in Arizona. Additionally, you will get resources for identification as well as tips for processing, cooking, and storage. Whether your new to mushroom foraging or an old hand, your bound to learn something from this timely episode of the Arizona Wildlife Federation Podcast!

 

https://outdoordiscoveryacademy.org/

https://www.facebook.com/ScottsdaleDU/

https://www.azgfd.com/nominations-sought-for-2022-arizona-game-and-fish-commission-awards/

 

Discover Arizona’s State Parks!

Discover Arizona’s State Parks!

August 1, 2022

Listen in and discover all that Arizona's state parks have to offer! In this episode of the Arizona Wildlife Federation Podcast, I sit down with Neil Large and Elisabeth Haugan of Arizona State Parks as they tell us all about these amazing places and all the opportunity they provide us. Whether you’re a state park veteran or, like me, you've let these beautiful parks fly under your radar, you’re sure to learn a lot from these two awesome people.

 

https://azstateparks.com/

https://www.backcountryhunters.org/flagstaff_mushroom_hunt

Arizona Ek Society Volunteer Sigh up: loganf@arizonaelksociety.org

Arizona Mule Deer Org. Donation and Raffle: http://H202.givesmart.com 

Howl for Wildlife!

Howl for Wildlife!

July 18, 2022

Please join me as I sit down with Charles Whitwam and John Stallone as we talk about this dynamic new group and the important work they are doing for the conservation of wildlife and hunting.

 

https://www.howlforwildlife.org/

https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/

https://www.azantelope.org/

https://www.backcountryhunters.org/arizona

https://www.votsqf.com/

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