Get out in the field with new Standard-Examiner podcast

Friday , September 16, 2016 - 11:55 AM

BENJAMIN ZACK, Standard-Examiner Staff

Join reporters Leia Larsen and Benjamin Zack on the Standard-Examiner’s newest podcast, “Out Standing in a Field.” In each episode they will be talking with local scientists and sharing unique stories from the wilds of Utah.

This week, you’ll hear from wildlife biologist David Stoner who shares stories from his work studying cougars. Stoner helps sort out the myths and the facts about these elusive predators and talks about the role they play in Utah.

The biweekly podcast is available wherever you listen to podcasts, including iTunes, Google PlaySoundCloud, Stitcher and TuneIn.

Or listen to the podcast below and share your thoughts. Have a story? Email

If you want to learn more about cougars in Utah, check out our past stories:

• Understanding mountain lion behavior helps reduce human conflicts
• Cougar plan causes uproar among conservationists

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