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It’s no accident that “ugh” rhymes with “slug.” Slimy, spineless creatures, slugs view their world through beady eyes on short tentacles that emerge from their fronts.
Brown recluse spiders occur in our area, but even where they are common, people don’t often find them.
Poison ivy! The name strikes fear in the hearts of many. But don’t let this plant keep you from enjoying the outdoors.
As summer temperatures heat up, pests common during this season come out to wreak havoc on our summer plans.
Eggs come in an amazing variety of sizes, colors and even shapes. Egg colors could fill an artist’s palette, from robin’s egg blue to a buffy pink, and even mauve, purple and green.
A “glittering fragment of the rainbow” is what an early American naturalist called the hummingbird.
Various kinds of armadillos are found in the warm climates of Central and South America. But one species has made a home in the southern half of the United States.
The bright wings of butterflies catch your eyes. Many people notice butterflies, but few notice typically drab caterpillars.
Wrens are among the smallest songbirds, yet they make their presence known in a big way. They are both loud and persistent singers.
If you want to turn your backyard into wildlife habitat, you can.
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