(Community Matters 35) Season Starts, New Animals Settle in at Binder Park Zoo

First Aired June 10, 2023

Binder Park Zoo President and CEO Diane Thompson and Marketing Manager Allie Stoddard talk about the zoo's new season, the first full one for the new SkyLark Ridge – as well as two new animal faces visitors will see.

Episode Resources

More about the Southern Cassowary from BBC Wildlife Magazine
More about the Blue Duiker from Anamalia.bio
Binder Park Zoo website
Community Matters episode about SkyLark Ridge


Former WBCK Morning Show host Richard Piet (2014-2017) returns to host Community Matters, an interview program focused on community leaders and newsmakers in and around Battle Creek. Community Matters is heard Saturdays, 8-8:30 AM Eastern on WBCK-FM (95.3) and anytime at battlecreekpodcast.com.

Community Matters is sponsored by Lakeview Ford Lincoln and a production of Livemic Communications.