Tuesday, May 31, 2016

When my wife and I left on vacation July 21, I felt pangs of guilt. I had been hosting a growing number of ruby-throated hummingbirds at my feeders since early May.

Relaxing in a hammock with a good book is a great way to relax on a warm summer afternoon. Here are a few titles that have recently caught my eye.

Deer are active in the summer, and enjoyable to watch, from a safe distance.

About three weeks ago I noticed a doe and her twin fawns passing leisurely through the yard shortly before 7 a.m.

Back in 1974 a local pigeon fancier imported a flock of about 50 Eurasian collared-doves to the Bahamas.

The light that fireflies produce is nothing short of amazing.

A trip to the beach can be filled with surprises. One sure bet is that there will be gulls galore.

 By SCOTT SHALAWAY Every year, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture designates a week in June as National Pollinator Week. The effort is intended to draw...

Though large and common, beavers are seldom seen unless you know where to look. The best time to see beavers is at dusk on...

Lesson learned: Grapevines are important to the ecosystem.
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