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Airport Wild!

31 EpisodesProduced by Loomacres Wildlife ManagementWebsite

Welcome to Airport Wild! Join us as we dive into the wild world of wildlife mitigation and aviation. We bring together wildlife damage experts to discuss tips, tactics and do a few gear reviews to help you bring your Airport Wildlife Management Program to a Higher Level.Please subscribe and leave a … read more

31 Episodes | 2018 - 2021

Bird Strike Committee USA - Chair Nick Atwell

August 6th, 2021


Newly elected Chair of The Bird Strike Committee USA, Nick Atwell who is also the Natural Resources and Wildlife Manager of the Port of Portland joins our show to discuss the mission and goal of the organization as well …

Wildlife Hazard Management Training with Julia Priolo and Darby Albrecht

June 3rd, 2021


Airport Wildlife Trainers Julia Priolo and Darby Albrect join the show and talk about some of their role as Trainers for Loomacres Wildlife …

The Highs and Lows of an Airport Wildlife Biologist!

May 17th, 2021


Brooke Morgan and Cata Wingfield sit down with us and share some of their best and worst experiences being an Airport Wildlife Biologist with …

World Birdstrike Association President Gary Cooke

April 27th, 2021


Gary Cooke is a B787 pilot for American Airlines and a retired USAF C-5 pilot and safety officer.  Gary has over 40 years’ aviation experience flying military, corporate, general, and commercial flying and has focused …

Nuisance Trapping with Comstock Custom Cages

April 12th, 2021


Innovator, visionary, entrepreneur and expert trapper Jim Comstock was tired of using junk equipment that hadn't been redesigned in 20 plus years so he went into his workshop and Comstock Custom Cages was formed. Hear …

A Safer Way to Fly? Detect-Inc has it covered

April 6th, 2021


Mike Bierman from Detect - Inc joins the show this week and discusses some of the technology trends with Avian Radar systems as well as a rising …

Talking Turkey with The National Wild Turkey Federation

April 1st, 2021


Project Biologist and Habitat Expert Kaylee Resha and NY-Regional Director Sean Langevin from the National Wild Turkey Federation join our show to …

Episode 24: Airport Wildlife Biologist and Wildlife Hazard Management Trainer Darby Albrecht

March 26th, 2021


Darby Albrecht; Loomacres Airport Wildlife Biologist and Wildlife Hazard Management Trainer from Tulsa, Ok is our guest on episode 24. She discusses …

Ep: 23 - Airport Wildlife Biologist Crystal Alexander

March 18th, 2021


Crystal Alexander who has been an airport wildlife biologist in Kansas and Alaska joins on todays show. She shares with us her college days at …

Episode 22 - Professional trapper and outdoor innovator Mike Matney

March 16th, 2021


Mike Matney has been trapping since he was 11 and was even able to buy a brand new truck as a 16 year old child, all paid for by trapping. He joins …

Episode 21 Goose Hazing with Kathy Benedict from Goose Rangers & Goose Dogs For Sale

February 11th, 2021


On this episode we sit down with Kathy Benedict from Goose Rangers and Goose Dogs For Sale to discuss non lethal techniques for hazing geese as well as tips and tricks for training your Goose Dog. 

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Episode - 20: Paul Curtis- Professor from Cornell University and Head of the Damage Management Program

February 8th, 2021


We sit down with Paul Curtis from Cornell University to talk about the rising population of certain species in Urban Areas and the effect it has on …

Episode 019 - Gary Searing with The Bird Strike Association of Canada & Virtual Conferences

February 2nd, 2021


On Episode 19 our guest is Gary Searing the Executive Director of The Bird Strike Association of Canada.

Episode 018: Falconry for Abatement and Education in Florida with Kitty Carroll

December 29th, 2020


We sit down with Kitty Carroll of the International Falconry Academy and Bird Strike Force to talk about the use of Falconry in the Abatement of …

Episode 017 - Talking Ducks & Geese Management with 3 Biologist from Loomacres

November 19th, 2020


We sit down with 3 Biologists from Loomacres Wildlife Management to discuss waterfowl management techniques used around the country. Both Active and …

Episode 016: Canada Geese and their Management with Dr. Nicolai of Delta Waterfowl

November 13th, 2020


Hey All! Join us as we sit down with Dr. Chris Nicolai of Delta Waterfowl and discuss Canada Geese, their migration and some management practices …

Episode 015 - The Tech and Technique behind Binoculars with Vortex Optics

September 11th, 2020


We sit down with Jimmy Hamilton of Vortex Optics. A 12 year veteran of the company and optics, Jimmy is a wealth of knowledge on the subject of …

Episode 014: Talking Grace and Working Dogs with Wildlife Biologist Brooke Morgan and Brett Jacobson

August 26th, 2020


We were able to sit and talk dog work on an airfield with Loomacres employees Brooke Morgan and Brett Jacobson. We talk Idaho fisheries, Golden …

Episode 013: Trail Cameras with Janet Pesaturo

August 12th, 2020


Today, Cody and I are able to sit down with Janet Pesaturo as she shares her knowledge of trail cameras and their usage. We swap tips, tricks and insights to help you gain more knowledge and more usage out of your trail …

Episode 012 - Margo Supplies with Jared Marley

July 29th, 2020


Today we were able to catch up with Jared Marley at Margo Supplies. Vendors of pyrotechnics and other wildlife management supplies. You can find them at

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Episode 011 - Coyote Control with Josh Hite, Clint Johnson and Cody Basiuska

June 30th, 2020


Josh, Clint and Cody join us in a round table discussion about coyote control on an airfield environment. Between lethal immediate removal trapping …

Episode 010 - Wildlife Hazard Management Risk Assessment Tool aka WHaMRAT with Russ DeFusco

June 10th, 2020


In this episode, we discuss WHaMRAT with one of its contributors, Mr. Russ DeFusco. Russ sits with us and goes over the program in detail and we discuss it's merits in helping the aviation community to better their …

Episode 009 - Pyrotechnics with Barthell Joseph of Reed Joseph International

May 27th, 2020


Today we sit down with Barthell Joseph of the Reed-Joseph International company, importers and distributors of Pyrotechnics in the United States and discuss pyrotechnics in an aviation setting. We also are giving away …

Episode 008: Advisory Circular 150/5200-33C with Amy Anderson

April 2nd, 2020


Sit down with us as we finish our discussion about Advisory Circular 150/5200-33C with FAA Wildlife Biologist Amy Anderson


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Episode 007: Advisory Circular 150/5200-38 with Amy Anderson, FAA Airport Biologist

March 31st, 2020


Listen in as we sit down with Amy Anderson, a Wildlife Biologist with the FAA as we go over Advisory Circular 150/5200-38. This is a two-parter as we …

Episode 006: PCP Air Rifles with Jim Walton

March 17th, 2020


Join us as we discuss PCP Air Rifles with Jim Walton, an expert in the field who gets more trigger time in a days work than most of use get in a year

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Episode 005: Drones and Airport Wildlife with Brandon Guillot

March 3rd, 2020


In this episode, we go over drones with Brandon Guillot in Little Rock Arkansas. Laughs are had as we discuss drones and how to fly them, and dive into some of the legal hoops we have to fly through and other punny …

Episode 004: Habitat Management with Bill Antonides

July 31st, 2019


 Hello Everyone
And welcome to today’s episode of the Airport Wild! Podcast
As always, I’m your host Jesse Warner
In Today’s episode, we recently got the chance  to sit down and talk with Bill Antonides of Gander Island …

Episode 003: Snarge and Snarge Collection

July 3rd, 2019


In Episode 3, we go over what Snarge is, what it means and what to do with it! Watch the video here: Follow us on …

Episode 002: Resources for Bird ID'ing

July 3rd, 2019


An Introductory episode into some of the resources available to help Identify bird species around you! We touch on using Old School guide books, and …

Episode 001: Binoculars and Bird Guides

December 27th, 2018


In this, the inaugural episode of the Airport Wild! Podcast, we will be discussing and breaking down binoculars so that you, the listener can make an …

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