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(broadcasting on the “wildlife watch” radio station WGN-AM 720)

Mike Stephen previews a YMTE podcast recording event, learns about cataloging Chicago’s wild animals, and visits the Koval Distillery in Ravenswood to learn about local craft distilling.

 

Brandon Wetherbee– Host of the You, Me, Them, Everybody podcast

We preview the YMTE podcast recording at Saki in Logan Square coming up on May 21st and learn about the Brightest Young Things Chicago site that’s starting up soon.

 

 

Dr. Seth Magle– Urban Wildlife Institute director, Lincoln Park Zoo

Dr. Laura Whyte– Citizen Science director, Adler Planetarium

The Chicago Wildlife Watch aims to find out what wild animals live in and around Chicago by utilizing a network of cameras.  We get the lowdown and this ambitious and very cool project from two of the scientists involved.

 

 

 

Robert Birnecker and Sonat BirneckerFounders and owners of Koval Distillery

We go inside this organic distillery in Ravenswood to learn about its history and how it revitalized craft distilling in Chicago.

 

 Sonat and Robert inside the Koval Distillery

 

OTL #447 local music provided by Blind Moon