Bird Talk Radio

Tune in online, or at 710 AM KNUS this Saturday, March 21st at 12:00 Noon when REF Director of Special Projects Peter Reshetniak will be interviewed by “The Bird Guys”, David & Scott Menough of Wild Birds Unlimited. The “Avian Amigos” will have Peter as their special guest. You can listen to the podcast, or listen live here:

It should be quite a “hoot”!


Today, we are announcing that REF’s Founding President, Peter Reshetniak, stepped down from his position effective March 1st, 2020. He will be replaced by Anne Price, the current Curator of Raptors. As we begin restructuring our board and seeking new opportunities for our organization, we remain focused and mindful of our goal of continuing to […]

Warming By Recollection

“This nearly universally held belief that even the most skeptical of us tend to believe is “warming by recollection.” Virtually every person from snowy climes claims that winters today are nothing like they were when they were a child. This recollection reinforces the thought that we are experiencing global warming within our own lifetime. Never […]

Another Green Scam

Look at this beautiful contraption, look at the slick video, and then do some simple calculations to see if the claims are actually supported by simple physics.  Sadly most people will just look at the amazing contraption and will be sucked in by the slick video  to save the planet and help all those poor […]

Green Hypocrites

Prince Charles flies 16,000 miles on multiple private jets to stand next to Saint Greta the Green is just one of the examples of spouting  green purity and energy efficiency while  polluting  multiple times more than the average person on the planet would in a year.  But some of the worst of these hypocrites have […]

Crescent Dunes Dies

Solyndra’s bankruptcy was an early warning about solar energy being a viable alternative for supplying energy to maintain civilization’s needs.  Others followed, and now the collapse of one of the biggest centralized solar farms in the Nevada desert illustrates the failure of such government subsidized electron streams.  Guess who’s on the hook for those federal […]

Lessons From Australia

Watching the horrible reports on the devastating fires in my homeland is gut wrenching, but what’s more devastating is the reporting and political emanations attributing all the fires to climate change.  Ignoring the dozens of  arson arrests the press and public officials further ignore the chief culprit eloquently described by a veteran of Australia’s forest […]

International Sportsmen’s Expo

When you’ve succumbed to cabin fever this is a great place to find adventures such as photo safaris, hunting and fishing adventures, camping stuff, great vehicles to take you and your family into impossible country. We will have a variety of our raptors present every day to inform and educate, or to just let everyone feast their eyes on our beautiful eagles, hawks, falcons, and owls. Don’t miss the opportunity!

Another Solar Alternative Bites The Dust

Solar proponents are attempting to cover up yet another alternative energy failure. Unfortunately their spinning the reality of what happened will only impress a media that is economically and ecologically illiterate. “Crescent Dunes was a serious project designed to attack the great weakness of solar electricity.  Sunshine is strongest in the middle of the day, but […]