This week retired OPP Staff Sergeant Brad Schlorff talks about fighting over feeding Seagulls and bears that know how to open unlocked cars.
Invasive Sea Lamprey
The Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC), is a US/Canadian agency
established to improve and preserve the Great Lakes fishery. The commission
controls invasive sea lamprey, a species that attaches to native fish, feeding on
their blood, usually killing them. Dr. Marc Gaden , Communications Director and
Legislative Liaison for the GLFC, joins us with an update on their lamprey control
program and discusses setbacks due to Covid-19.
Social Distancing Underwater
Brian Pallock is the owner of Dive Source in Oshawa, offering a large selection of
scuba/snorkel equipment, as well as scuba training courses. He joins us with
details on their scuba services, upcoming courses, and an update on their beach
and underwater pollution clean up.
Roll Out the Barrel
This week Sean is deconstructing Crown Royal whiskey barrels and using them to cook Salmon.
Black Angus Blue Mountain is a high-quality butcher shop that specializes in AAA dry-aged black Angus beef, organic and naturally raised chicken, Berkshire pork, wild boar, bison and many more fresh and frozen game meats. Founded in 2005 by owner-operator Sean Kelly, Black Angus Fine Meats & Game has flourished for over a decade, and they are now a small company made up of devout foodies who are passionate about excellent ingredients.
Endangered Species Unique to Canada
What better way to celebrate Canada Day then to bring awareness to our uniquely
Canadian wildlife. The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is an organization
that works to protect the natural areas that sustain Canada’s plants and animals.
Earlier this month, they released a report called ‘Ours to Save’, highlighting
species only found in Canada and the threats they face. Daniel T. Kraus is the
National Conservation Biologist at the NCC. He is one of the co-authors of the
report and joins us with more details.
Camping with Kampgrounds of America
Kampgrounds of America (KOA) have surveyed Canadian and U.S. campers and non-campers to find out their thoughts about camping amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The research shows the camping industry may rebound sooner than other forms of travel, and may even gain higher interest due to being one of the safest ways to travel. Toby O’Rourke , President and CEO of Kampgrounds of America joins us with more details on their Special Edition North American Camping Report.
The Elusive 50 Inch Muskie
Last week we left Gord fishing the unknown, making a point to try fishing spots he’s never tried before.
Well, take a look at the the results. Gord’s grandson hooked into his first 50 inch plus Muskie.
Gord Pyzer is the award-winning columnist and fishing editor for Outdoor Canada magazine, the best coast to coast hunting, fishing, and outdoor magazine in the country.