Occasionally During Morning Edition & All Things Considered
- Hosted by Kent McFarland, Sara Zahendra
The Vermont Center for Ecostudies and VPR unite the sounds and science of nature in this monthly feature. The program is hosted by biologists Kent McFarland and Sara Zahendra, who share their knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm for wildlife education and conservation.
Zahendra has a BS in Ecology, Evolution and Behavior. She pursues a number of interests including bats and bees. McFarland, a conservation biologist and photographer, is widely published in scientific journals, newspapers and magazines. Kent’s specialties include birds, insects and natural sounds.
VPR’s Chief Production Engineer, Chris Albertine, is the audio engineer.
VCE, a non-profit group of biologists, promotes wildlife conservation across the Americas with scientific research and citizen engagement. VCE scientists study and protect birds, insects, amphibians and other wildlife from Canada to South America.