Perry Stoner is a multi-media Producer/Reporter with NET News. With NET for 20 years, he was a Videographer/Editor for the first half of that time. He's produced numerous short form journalism stories and multiple documentaries, including The Ethanol Maze , Prairie Wind and Crane Song . Perry has Bachelor of Journalism and Master of Arts, Journalism degrees, both from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Perry is married and has two children. He enjoys spending time with his family and going to Bob's pond in his spare time.
Steve Spomer has been involved in Salt Creek Tiger Beetle research for more than two decades. Spomer is now working with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in a capture and recovery program to save the species.
The Salt Creek tiger beetle is one of the most endangered species in the United States, with only 200 to 500 beetles left. They're found only in a small saline wetland area just north of Lincoln, Nebraska.