Michigan Dept. of Natural Resources

Michigan wildlife officials have confirmed the presence of a cougar in the Lansing area — the first to be verified in the Lower Peninsula. 

Why Sharks Attack | NOVA

Jun 12, 2017

Wed. June 14 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1  | Explore with shark experts in Australia and the U.S. as they investigate the hunting instincts of the great white shark.

Spy in the Wild | A Nature Miniseries

Feb 27, 2017
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Courtesy of Stephen J. Downer/© John Downer Productions / PBS

Wed. March 1 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Go behind the scenes with our filmmakers for what goes into making films on “spies” in the wild!

Alien bird risk from pet trade

Jan 14, 2017

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Kevin Lavery / WKAR

A retired Michigan State University professor takes us into the woods to listen to what nature has to say. He’s organizing an international conference at MSU this week on ecoacoustics. Current State’s Kevin Lavery has a report.