Monarch Migration Plunges to Lowest Level in Decades
By MICHAEL WINES Article Published: March 13, 2013 New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/14/science/earth/monarch-migration-plunges-to-lowest-level-in-decades.html?_r=0 The number of monarch butterflies that completed an annual migration to their ...
National Park Service White-Nose Syndrome Video Series- Bats in Crisis
White-nose Syndrome has been confirmed in Northeast and Southwest Ohio and is threatening other cave-hibernating bat populations in the state. The National Park Service has produced an excellent series of three videos describing White-nose syndrome (WNS), ...
Ohio Birds and Biodiversity- A Nature Blog by Jim McCormac
Ohio Birds and Biodiversity by Jim McCormac- Ohio Division of Wildlife http://jimmccormac.blogspot.com/ Ohio Birds and Biodiversity by Jim McCormac- Ohio Division of Wildlife http://jimmccormac.blogspot.com/ A romp through the diverse flora and fauna of O ...
Working For Wildlife- Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalists work for wildlife by educating the public regarding science based conservation practices. Herds of Elk were once common in Frontier Ohio but have long been extripated. Working for Wildlife is the Motto of the Rocky Mou ...
Explore the Little Miami Scenic Trail
The Ancient Ohio Trail- Central and Southern Ohio
Immerse yourself in the heartland of ancient America, where spectacular cultures created the largest concentration of geometric earthen architecture in the world. Explore their vast and precise enclosures, effigies, emban ...
White-tailed Deer Antler Shed Hunting
The time to hunt deer has come to an end, but the time to hunt deer antler sheds is just beginning! Challenge yourself to a different kind of hunt in the coming months, especially in March. http://vimeo.com/20560946 Tips for Shed Hunters http://www.deeran ...
Eastern Skunk-cabbage: An Early Sign of Spring
Eastern Skunk-cabbage produce heat to attract pollinators Join Debbie Nofzinger of the Wood County Park District as she examines one of the first signs of Spring- Skunk-cabbage. These plants are thermogenic, producing their own heat as a byproduct of cel ...
Explore Ohio's Scenic Geology
Ohio's Scenic Geology http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/OhioGeologicalSurvey/tabid/22909/Default.aspx... For anyone interested in Ohio’s natural history, this newly released video offers a brief look at the geologic origins of many scenic wonders that dot t ...