Program 680: The Last Cowboys; Perfect Day California; American Bald Eagle

Release Date: 07-02-2022


New York Times reporter John Branch tells us how one family in southern Utah keeps a cowboy tradition alive at rodeos across the West. Chris Baker recommends itineraries for scenic road trips and sites to explore across California. Plus, Jack Davis pays tribute to the American bald eagle, whose recovery from the brink of extinction is an environmental success story that can inspire everyone.


  • New York Times sports journalist John Branch, author of "The Last Cowboys" (W. W. Norton)
  • Tour guide and writer Christopher P. Baker, author of “Perfect Day California” (Reedy Press) 
  • University of Florida history professor Jack E. Davis, author of “The Bald Eagle” (Liveright)

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