Program Showcase

To hear this interview with Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Stephen Kinzer, click here:

Stephen Kinzer has covered more than 50 countries on 5 continents.

Plastics in the Oceans

Jan 9, 2018

On The Ecology Hour tonight, we talk with Dr. Sean Anderson, Chair & Professor in the Environmental Science and Resource Management Program, California State University Channel Islands.  Our topic will be “Plastics in the Oceans,” and we will hear about the sources, extent, and effects of plastics contamination on marine life.

Fish & Wildlife scientists to explain cannabis regs

Jan 9, 2018

  California Department of Fish and Wildlife environmental scientists Angela Liebenberg and Scott Bauer will be Jane Futcher’s guests on The Cannabis Hour, Thursday, Jan. 11 at 9 a.m. on KZYX. They’ll explain their department’s role in protecting fish and wildlife resources from cannabis cultivations that may involve: diversion of water; land clearing such as timber conversion; road construction and stream crossings; riparian vegetation removal, and introduction of pollutants into waterways and other habitats.

Links to audio sources for Radiogram, 1/3/18

Jan 5, 2018

Here are links to my sources for stuff that I aired or talked about on my first 2018 show.

That piece about Dylan's All Along the Watchtower was from the Nerdwriter video blog.

I played a quote from Shonda Rhimes'  2014 Dartmouth College commencement address.

Stress and the cannabis permitting process

Dec 20, 2017

HOW ARE YOU COPING WITH STRESS AND THE CANNABIS PERMITTING PROCESS? That's the topic of the next Cannabis Hour, Thursday, Dec. 28, at 9 a.m. on KZYX. Nursery owner Ron Edwards and cultivator Corinne Powell will join host Jane Futcher and social worker and Flow Kana VP Amanda Reiman to share strategies for dealing with the feelings and forces creating stress in the cannabis community and beyond. Are the regulations providing the viable pathway to legalization promised by the county and state? Please join us and call in with your stresses and/or strategies at 707 895-2448 at 9:40 a.m.