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Ryan Callaghan

Ryan Callaghan

Ryan Callaghan is MeatEater's Director of Conservation and a member of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, as well as a national board member. Ryan has been a passionate member of the outdoor community, having grown up hunting and fishing, guiding, and playing in the West.

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Ep. 102: Peyton Manning, South Dakota Octopus, and Bighorn Records

This week Cal talks about how to measure a bear skull, Peyton Manning, boring octopi, and so much more. Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 266: Crying Wolf

Steven Rinella talks with Jon Mooallem, Gaspar Perricone, Brody Henderson Ryan Callaghan, Phil Taylor, Corinne Schneider, and Janis Putelis. Topics discussed: Papa Jani's wish to have guests introduced at the beginning of the show; how Ronny B. got Steve in trouble, and a correction about raccoons...

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Ep. 100: Beavers, Wisdom, and 100

This week, Cal talks about adventurous beavers, old banded birds, and finally gets to some listener emails specially curated for episode 100.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 99: Black Bears, Guns, and Money

This week, Cal heads to Connecticut and meets with all of the acronyms to see where Pittman Robertson excise tax dollars go.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 98: Zebra Balls, Wildlife Crime, and “Trophy”

This week, Cal talks about invasive zebra mussels, what the word “trophy” means, ancient bacteria, and so much more.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 97: Big Poopers, Recipes, and Big Bucks

This week, Cal talks about nonresident tags, bad wildlife bills, cucumber poop, and snorkeling alligators.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 96: Arapaima, Seasonal Freezer, and Cuff Lynx

This week, Cal talks about the difference between people who live in Vancouver and those that live in the bush, shocked sea turtles, the return of land transfer in Wyoming, and so much more.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and...

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Ep. 95: Abstinence, Cicadas, and Wolves

This week, Cal talks about perch finding, the 100 decibel cicada, why beavers need glasses, and so much more.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 94: Fast Shrimp, Shrimpy Reptiles, and Wildlife Crime

This week, Cal talks about wildlife crime, fast snappers, more bad bills, and small reptiles with big packages.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch

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Ep. 93: Bad Bill Round Up, Boobies, and Don’t Eat the Squirrel Food

This week, Cal talks about bird poop so good you’d kill for it, bad legislations, Sacramento waterfowl, and don’t eat the squirrel food.   Connect with Cal and MeatEater Cal on Instagram and Twitter MeatEater on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube Shop Cal’s Week in Review Merch