Monday, July 22, 2019
titmice

Scott Shalaway shares an update on the active nest box in his grandson's backyard.
bullfrog

Learn more about the bullfrog's habitat, mating habits, diet, natural predators and invasive status in parts of the world outside of the eastern U.S.
poison ivy

Here's the lesson. Poison ivy is a chameleon. It can grow as a vine, a shrub or even a small tree. Scott Shalaway offers tips to avoid it.
robin's eggs

Learn more about how a fertilized bird eggs develop into an embryo and then transforms into a chick mature enough to hatch.
cabin near a lake

The continued visits of familiar birds to his feeder has made Scott Shalaway's transition from rural to suburban living smoother.
nesting box

Learn how to deal with active nesting boxes. Be patient and then enjoy the action from a reasonable distance.

If you're looking for a good book, here are a few titles Scot Shalaway has had a chance to review and enjoy recently.
Protestors holding climate change banners at a protest

In his column this week, Scott Shalaway addresses climate change as the greatest existential threat to the planet and civilization today.
Anna's hummingbird

Hummingbirds' tiny size, iridescent colors, acrobatic flying and eagerness to use nectar feeders make them one of America's favorite backyard birds.
sunset with ducks

Bill Thompson III, editor and co-publisher of Bird Watcher’s Digest, passed away March 25 as a result of stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
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