SSP 34: Meet SeaWorld Aviculturist Mary Talle
Karen Santhanam talks with aviculturist Mary Talle at SeaWorld San Diego. Mary shares how she got started working with birds and other animals as well as some of her favorite children’s books about penguins and dolphins.
Pictured above is Mary Talle with Rubie, a rescued Eastern screech owl at Sea World San Diego. Rubie is one of the many animals you can see at Sea World’s Animal Connections.
Books mentioned on the show:
Face to Face with Penguins (from National Geographic) by Yva Momatiuk
Photography by John Eastcott
Antarctic Antics: A Book of Penguin Poems by Judy Sierra
Illustrated by Jose Aruego
If a Dolphin Were a Fish by Loran Wlodarski
Illustrated by Laurie Allen Klein
You can learn more about Sea World and their programs at www.seaworldparks.com.
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