Learn more about the birds, bees, bears and other critters that share the landscape of your retreat.
A baby deer stuck in a gate gets a helping hand from a human
Published: October 15, 2014
Follow these tips to spot more animals and make your nature hikes even more memorable
Published: September 17, 2014
A sailor goes out of his way to tote a stranded critter safely back to shore
Published: July 15, 2014
Specialized adaptations make these well-camouflaged reptiles some of Earth’s most ancient creatures
Published: October 1, 2012
These hoppers metamorphose, switch habitat between land and water, and change up their camo to blend with their surroundings
Published: April 1, 2012
For more than 25 million years, the common loon has been a master of lake living, performing haunting songs, artful dives, and impressive dances
Published: December 16, 2011
How some creatures endure the bluster and blizzards through hibernation
Published: October 7, 2011
These crucial cabin allies too often get a bad rap
Published: August 1, 2011
One of nature's most spectacular shows
Published: April 28, 2011
Catch a glimpse of these ultimate stealth predators – if you can
Published: February 17, 2011
A close-up look at this majestic soaring predator
Published: January 20, 2011
A gentler look at this predator
Published: April 16, 2010
A honey of an insect — and smart for their size!
Published: May 1, 2009
The Right Feeder Makes a Big Difference
Published: October 1, 2006
Clue: It has short ears and a long, hairless tail
Published: August 1, 2006
Find out how easy it is to attract feathered friends
Published: May 1, 2006
Provide an inviting and healthy menu for your backyard friends
Published: March 1, 2006
The hunt is great sport for kids of all ages
Published: April 1, 2005
Don’t wing it. Plan a garden your feathered friends will frequent.
Published: February 1, 2005
30,000 quills – AND he falls out of trees. Ouch!
Published: October 1, 2004
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