Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Nature inspires art. This is especially true of the Art Nouveau movement popular from 1890 to 1910. A major proponent of this style in the United States was Louis Comfort Tiffany.
Thursday, 02 January 2020
Check out this plant’s impressions! What impression do you leave?
Wednesday, 18 December 2019
The word porcupine comes from the old French word porcespin, meaning thorn pig.
Wednesday, 11 December 2019
Snow reveals wildlife activities that are usually hidden from us. It catalogs the actions of animals and holds them frozen in time for our perusal. It tells us stories.
Wednesday, 04 December 2019
“Tell me the bat story,” my toddler says. The bat story is a favorite around our house. I get this request weekly.
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
The WAC forestry program helped to repair the decking on a bridge at a timber harvest in Windham, NY.
Wednesday, 13 November 2019
It’s a bumper crop year for red oak acorns in the Catskills.
Wednesday, 06 November 2019
Just because Halloween is over doesn’t mean we can’t tell spooky stories.
Wednesday, 30 October 2019
In honor of Halloween, Stefni Krutz penned this poem about Monotropa uniflora, The Ghost Flower.
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
This summer to fall, Stefni Krutz captured the transformation of monarch caterpillars into butterflies in her backyard.
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
What if you were an aquatic insect preparing to spread your wings for the first time and saw this?
Wednesday, 09 October 2019
We want to know where, why, and how often Best Management Practices fail.
Wednesday, 18 September 2019
Everyone does it, though not everyone does it in the woods. But hey, poop happens.
Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Puddling… it’s a thing that butterflies do.
Wednesday, 04 September 2019
Do certain things catch your eye as you wander through the woods? I get drawn to things like: different colors, different shapes, things that seem out of place, odd looking things.