Backyard Industry

Urbana Bestiary


Brushes with urban wildlife are mostly unplanned and often unwanted occurrences. In this episode of Backyard Industry, Lisa Bralts connects with Environmental Almanac's Rob Kanter to have some planned and wanted face time with local fauna - and the local fauna delivers.

Sammy or Suzie the Muskrat swims home with its prize.   

Muskrat Suzie or Sam with its prize. (Rob Kanter)

Male mallards having breakfast at the Boneyard.

Mallard fellows out for breakfast. (Rob Kanter)

Turtle in the sun.

Turtle in the sun. (Rob Kanter)