Zuill Bailey, Artistic Director of the Sitka Summer Music Festival will be the guest castaway on “Deserted Island’ this Friday, July 12th from 8 to 10pm. Learn which ten songs Zuill would choose to have, and the reasons he selected them, if stranded on a deserted island, perhaps forever. Hosted by Ken Fate.
Deserted Island Archive
Castaway Zuill Bailey
A species of fern common in Asia has been found in Southeast Alaska. But unlike invasive species, Wright’s filmy fern is an early colonizer. And figuring out how and when it got here is the next piece of the puzzle. more
Rob Harcourt is a professor of Marine Ecology at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. He's in Sitka as a Scientist in Residency Fellow (SIRF) at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Harcourt uses advanced tagging techniques to study ocean animals and their habitat -- everything from jellyfish to blue whales. He'll be speaking tonight (6PM Wed Apr 22, Alaska Raptor Rehabilitation Center, free) on climate change and penquins: "Will Happy Feet feel the heat?" With SSS research director Tory O'Connell. Downloadable audio. more