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Below, you'll find three recent posts which you might have missed.


Fascinating Groundhog Facts

A Groundhog or Woodchuck (Marmot monax). Photo by Donna L. Long.
I had a feeling that the groundhog is far more interesting than the standard, “sees his shadow” stories we hear at this time of year.

What are Ground Squirrels?

A chipmunk among leaves. Photo by Donna L. Long.
Ground squirrels are squirrel-like rodents that usually forage on and nest in the ground. Examples of animals classified as ground squirrels include marmots,

How Can Moose Stand in Snow and Their Feet Not Freeze?

Female moose and calf standing and browsing in the snow. Public domain?USFWS.
Female moose and calf standing and browsing in the snow. Public domain?USFWS. Moose stand on skinny little legs in drifts of cold white snow. Why don’t their skinny little legs freeze? Of course I had to research this burning question. I mean my legs aren’t much different in size than a moose's. Well, the moose’ legs are longer but still. …
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