Yearly Archives: 2016


Explore these links to learn all you’d like to know about insects and how they benefit a backyard wildlife habitat — and the world!

Insects Close up of a European Honeybee, Apis mellifera, drawing nectar from the golden center of a purple-colored aster flower.

It took the nectar from five million flowers to make the pint of honey setting on a kitchen shelf. Honeybees worked from sunup to sundown.

Mammals Chipmunk sitting on a stone wall.

These cute critters are easily identified by their small body with white, black and brown stripes, short legs and lively behavior.