Forest fires tough on fish, too
|When it comes to surviving a forest fire, fish might seem like the lucky ones. After all, their habitat can’t burn, right? Unfortunately,...|
Will This Tree Survive?
|Forest fires, like the Las Conchas fire that raged through New Mexico in 2011, leave some trees charred and clearly dead. Other trees seem totally unt...|
Rescuing an abandoned young animal
|Twenty years ago, the term Bambi Syndrome was used frequently, and while you don't see the term much these days, the problem still persists: well-me...|
The secretive whip-poor-will
|One of the great sounds of a spring night is the persistent call of the whip-poor-will. Most everyone has heard the call, but it is almost impossibl...|
Indiana's young anglers caught six Fish of the Year
|Indiana’s 2011 Fish of the Year contest proves the art of angling has not been lost on the young.
Fish of the Year recognizes the angler who c...|
Swamp Pink Surprise
|Swamp pink had a red-letter day last October.
That’s when scientists and students working at a Chattahoochee National Forest mountain bog uncovered ...|
Count birds instead of staying inside this winter
|One, two, three, four: cardinals, finches and chickadees. How many birds can you count in your backyard this winter? While you may not hear their boi...|
Michigan archer wins World Archery Tournament
|In October, 1,071 kids from around the world arrived at ESPN's Wide World of Sports Complex to compete in the National Archery in the Schools Progra...|
New computer video game allows students to learn for free
|A new video game at www.hunter-ed.com can help students learn how to make decisions about when to pass on a shot for big game and what situations prov...|
Why are you seeing so many deer now?
|In the fall, people start noticing increased deer sightings. Drivers are on alert, and it's not unusual to hear about someone hitting a deer with a ve...|
My first archery buck
|I'm 14 and got my first archery buck in Utah's Central region, three days before the archery hunt ended. We had skipped the morning hunt because we ha...|
Migrating monarchs paint the sky
|For those who love butterflies, September is the month to watch for masses of migrating monarchs. The weather has cooled, and many people are seeing...|