A decade ago, the introduced fungus Psuedogymnoascus destructans (White-Nose Syndrome) began to severely reduce populations of native bats in Canada and the United States.
Many people know of the famous Beatrix Potter through her delightful children’s books, most notably The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
A rustle in the grass outside the window points attention to a small pile of leaves moving in slow spurts across the ground.
In addition to cruelty, the American Humane Association has listed numerous threats to outdoor cats, including: feline leukemia, AIDS, and feline infectious peritonitis.
One mustn’t beat around the bush about honeysuckle.
The dirty truth is that we pet owners have to deal with a lot of poop from our beloved fuzzy friends.
Not everyone wants a snake for a neighbor. But if you have kingsnakes (one word) in your neighborhood, you might start thanking your lucky charms. These remarkable reptiles are not only an important part of our native ecology, they can also play a small role in protecting our human interests. What makes kingsnakes so phenomenal…
If you love munching on Pocky (a popular snack that originated in Japan) but wish it was a healthier, sustainable snack option, look no further – there are convenient ways to put together a delicious Pocky snack kit or even make it yourself at home! Making your own Pocky is better for the environment, and…
By Amanda Bancroft Ready to go beyond the birdfeeder? Check out NestWatch (one word), a joint project between the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center. According to the NestWatch website, the program “teaches people about bird breeding biology and engages them in collecting and submitting nest records. Such records include information…
Americans are finally becoming interested en masse in alternatives to privately owned vehicles, which is driving a change in what transportation looks like.