Speaker Interviews

The Program Speaker Interview series brings together two of our favorite activities: our Ohio Young Birders, sponsored by Columbus Audubon, interview speakers from the Columbus Audubon monthly program series. Enjoy these video interviews!

November 6, 2014
Cranes - Chloe Degitz interviews George Archibald

International Crane Foundation – George Archibald

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Chloe Degitz interviews Dr George Archibald, founder of the International Crane Foundation.      
September 26, 2014
Ethan and Griffin Wagner interview Neil Hayward

A New North American Bird Record – Neil Hayward

In this segment, Ohio Young Birders Ethan Wagner and Griffin Wagner interview Neil Hayward, North American “Big Year” record holder.          
April 28, 2014
Doug Whitman interviews Jim McCormac

Ohoi Birding and Nature – Jim McCormac

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Doug Whitman interviews Jim McCormac about his many projects old and new.        
November 26, 2013
Glaciers, People, and Climate - Sarah Seeley interviews Lonnie Thompson

People, Glaciers, and Climate: Dr Lonnie Thompson

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Sarah Seeley interviews Dr Lonnie Thompson of Ohio State’s Byrd Polar Research Institute.  
October 26, 2013
Alexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American Birding - Stphen Bischoff interviews Prof Edward (Jed) Burtt

Biography of Alexander Wilson – Edward Burtt

In this segment, Ohio Young Birder Stephen Bischoff interviews the late Prof Edward “Jed” Burtt, author of Alexander Wilson: The Scot Who Founded American Ornithology.