Human mothers don’t hold the patent on good parenting. Good mothers are found in the wild, too. Meet eight of them.
Attract hummingbirds to your yard with plants from this list of favored native plants, including bloom times and zones.
The difference between a mouse and a rat. About mouse diseases. Keeping wild mouse as a pet. Humane mice removal. More.
Explore these links to learn all you’d like to know about insects and how they benefit a backyard wildlife habitat — and the world!
Our world would be very different without insects. They are pollinators, they decompose waste, aerate and fertilize soil, make materials, and more.
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.
To know insects is to respect them. They’re vital to our planet. Very few are nuisances, most are beneficial or, at least, benign.
Fall and winter are good times to make a to-do list for next spring. Have you purchased seeds? Cleaned tools? What plants will you buy?
With the first brisk mornings of fall, it may seem like all that’s ahead is to rake up our leaves and then relax until spring. But, no.