Modern Carnivore Podcast

Modern Carnivore Podcast

Podcast Ep. 003: Public Lands

April 05, 2018

In this third episode of the Modern Carnivore podcast I sit down with Land Tawny who is the President and CEO of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (BHA) and Ashley Peters who is a new hunter and member of BHA. Backcountry Hunters & Anglers is leading the fight to protect the public lands critical to the future of our democracy of hunting and the outdoor experience in the U.S. As an experienced conservationist, and new hunter, Ashley provides insights on what it means to be a hunter in today's culture, and the challenges and opportunities that go with it. Check out the links below for more details.

Land Tawney from @Backcountry_H_A is on the Modern Carnivore PodcastClick To Tweet

The Value Of Public Lands
Land Tawney - President of BHA

Ashley Peters on her first hunt
Reference Links from Today's Podcast
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers Website

What is the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation? (Wikipedia)

Theodore Roosevelt Association - Teddy Roosevelt, The Conservationist

History of the Federal Duck Stamp (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

America's Public Lands: Origin, History, Future (Public Lands Foundation) 

What Is The Pittman-Robertson Federal Aid In Wildlife Restoration Act? (Wikipedia)

Cellular Agriculture: Growing Meat In A Lab Setting
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Here's a transcript of today's Episode - Public Lands
Intro: 00:11
Welcome to the Modern Carnivore Podcast, a guide for those interested in hearing more about hunting, fishing, and other paths to eating more responsibility. Now, here's your host, Mark Norquist.

Mark: 00:21
Hello and welcome to this third episode of the Modern Carnivore Podcast.  I recently caught up with Land Tawny and Ashley Peters when I was down in Bentonville, Arkansas. Land is the President and CEO of Backcountry Hunters and Anglers, a conservation organization focused on public land issues. And Ashley is both a member out of the Minnesota chapter of that organization. Uh, but most importantly she is a new hunter. Just started hunting a couple of years ago. So today's podcast, we talk about public lands and threats to them. And this is important because I think a lot of people don't realize that public lands in the US are truly the backbone of the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation. And without getting into too much detail here, this model was formally articulated, to be honest just in the last couple of decades,