audio file Do octopuses have some shy arms and some bold arms? Scroll down a bit for the interview with BYU radio.

audio fileSy talks Octos Down Under with Perth, Australia, radio: 720 ABC. Listen

audio fileSy enjoyed being interviewed for podcast Mrs. Greensworld. Listen here.

audio fileSy was recently interviewed by the National Association of Underwater Instructors (NAUI) Dive Team Report. Listen to the 14-minute interview here, or on iTunes, YouTube and Google Play.NAUI Dive Team Report.

audio file“Don’t Panic: More Sharks Are Lurking Near Massachusetts’ Busiest Beaches.” Sy speaks up for sharks on WGBH’s Boston Public Radio and WBUR’s Radio Boston.

video file Sy talks octopuses with her editors at Simon and Schuster and Schuster

audio file Listen to Sy talking about octopuses on NHPR’s Word of Mouth.

page or pdfThe Guardian
Two legs good, eight legs best: five reasons to love octopuses. As if you needed any reasons for Octo Love. Read Sy’s article in The Guardian.

audio file PRI’s The World
Our world is really the remnants of a previous one, says one Hawaiian story, and the only survivor of that previous world is the octopus. How did it survive? It slipped between a crack in the two worlds. Listen to Sy talk about The Soul of an Ocotpus on PRI’s The World.

audio file Boston Public Radio
Listen to Sy discuss her new book, The Soul of the Octopus, on WGBH’s talk show.

page or pdfRead A Retrospective on Past Winners of The Children’s Book Guild Nonfiction Award Featuring Sy Montgomery

page or pdfRead Sy’s interview on her new book on Temple Grandin with School Library Journal

video fileHear Sy Montgomery discuss the wonderful similarities and differences between birds and humans in her book BIRDOLOGY.

video fileChristopher Hogwood on NH Chronicle


audio fileListen to Sy and Callie Crossley talk octopuses on WGBH


audio fileListen to Sy Montgomery talk about how she came to write Kakapo Rescue: Saving the World’s Strangest Parrot

audio fileListen to the Michael Toms of New Dimensions Media interview: The Wisdom, Insight, And Wit Of Birds with Sy Montgomery

audio fileSusan and Stephen Tchudi of “Ecotopia on KZF” interview Sy Montgomery about her new book, Birdology, a celebration of the amazing physical and mental characteristics of birds, along with stories of her experiences working with birds and some of the people who love and train them.

video fileSoaring with Sy Montgomery in ‘Birdology’ Vicki Croke, host of the New England Cable Network show, The Secret Life of Animals caught up with Sy at Harvard’s Museum of Natural History.

video fileJared Bowen of WGBH’s Greater Boston interviews Sy Montgomery about her new book Birdology: Adventures with a Pack of Hens, a Pack of Pigeons, Cantankerous Crows, Fierce Falcons, Hip Hop Parrots, Baby Hummingbirds, and One Murderously Big Living Dinosaur. Montgomery draws on history and science to write about the personalities and her relationships with different bird species. Click here and scroll to the June 17, 2010 interview.

audio fileListen to Michael Toms of New Dimensions Café audio interview with me entitled “Birds As Teachers for a Better World”

video fileWatch Reading Rockets’ interview with Sy Montgomery.


video fileWatch Sy and Harris’ Hawk Smoke at The Toadstool Bookshop in Peterborough.


audio fileSy talks about Birdology and listeners share stories of birds on Seattle’s public radio station


audio fileLiving on Earth: Humans and Birds: A New Pairing: We see birds everyday: flying overhead, eating food scraps in cities, and singing perched in tree branches. But most of us have little relationship with these omnipresent animals. Host Jeff Young talks with naturalist Sy Montgomery about her new book that attempts to change the way that we think about birds. Her book is called, “Birdology: Adventures with a Pack of Hens, a Peck of Pigeons, Cantankerous Crows, Fierce Falcons, Hip Hop Parrots, Baby Hummingbirds, and One Murderously Big Living Dinosaur.” (10:45)

audio fileThe Diane Rehm Show Interview — Author Sy Montgomery joins Susan Page to talk about her adventures with hummingbirds, hawks and other feathered creatures. Why birds are far stranger, more wondrous — and more like us than we imagine.”

audio fileLiving on Earth Interview — Author Sy Montgomery joins Living on Earth’s Steve Curwood to talk about her latest adventures in Mongolia from her new children’s book called “Saving the Ghost of the Mountain: An Expedition Among Snow Leopards in Mongolia.”

page fileSy Montgomery: A Roaring SuccessWhether she’s knee-deep in a pit of snakes, bathing with orangutans, or feeding ice cream to her beloved 750-pound pet pig, Sy Montgomery gets close to nature in ways the rest of us can only imagine. For her latest book, Saving the Ghost of the Mountain: An Expedition Among Snow Leopards in Mongolia (Houghton, 2009), she packed her bags for Mongolia, hoping to track down the seldom-seen snow leopard.

page fileIt Begins in Wonder: Sy Montgomery’s World — Truthout. org’s Leslie Thatcher reviews Chelsea Green’s reissues of Sy Montgomery’s four science and adventure books: “Walking with the Great Apes,” “The Spell of the Tiger,” “Journey of the Pink Dolphins: An Amazon Quest,” and “Search For the Golden Moon Bear,” 21 October, 2009

page fileDiscovering the World With Sy Montgomery —’s Leslie Thatcher interviews Sy Montgomery, 26 October, 2009

audio fileAuthor Sy Montgomery joins Diane Brandon, host of “Vibrant Living with Diane Brandon” on to discuss animals being part of people’s lives

audio fileAuthor Sy Montgomery joins Deborah Harper to discuss her best-selling book, The Good, Good Pig.


video fileWatch the Good Good Pig video


audio fileJustine Willis Toms of New Dimensions Media interviews Sy Montgomery on her program: Of Animal Grace and a Spa with a Pig

video filePaula Gordon of the Paula Gordon Show interviews Sy Montgomery


video fileSy Montgomery on New Hampshire Chronicle : Part 1


video fileSy Montgomery on New Hampshire Chronicle : Part 2


audio fileLiving on Earth: Urban Crow Invasion — Jan 20, 2006, Each winter Auburn, New York is invaded by hundreds of thousands of crows. No one knows exactly why the birds come to this small city upstate, but the scene they create — and the mess — has residents divided over whether to embrace the crows or drive them out. Sy Montgomery reports on efforts currently underway by pro-crow and anti-crow forces.

audio fileLiving on Earth: The Good Good Pig — June 6, 2006, Sy Montgomery’s famous pig, Christopher Hogwood, has passed on. But he left his owner with enough fond memories to write a book. And that’s just what she did. Sy Montgomery joins us to talk about her most recent book, The Good Good Pig. (10:30)

audio fileLiving on Earth: Search for the Golden Moon Bear — In Montgomery’s book, Search for the Golden Moon Bear, she travels to the home of the moon bear in Southeast Asia, to track down what she hopes might be…