The fall issue of Images magazine is now available

Watch Out For These Weeds

It’s fall, and the weeds are on the move. Scotch thistle flowers transform into starry masses of windborne seeds—up to 14,000 per plant fly from as high as 12 feet above the ground.

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Heil Valley Ranch 2019 Preview

If you think Heil could not get any better, think again…there will be even more to enjoy in 2019 when the department opens Heil Valley Ranch 2.

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Nature Detectives: Bats Are Super Flyers

Little Brown Bat stretched her wings then fluttered into the air as more bats began to stir around her in their roost. She woke up thirsty as usual.

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Volunteer Ranger Corps: All In A Day

Seven-thirty Sunday morning, and I’m checking the forecast before heading out to the Ron Stewart Preserve at Rabbit Mountain for a Volunteer Ranger Corps patrol.

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Farmer: A Day In The Life

As a Parks & Open Space agricultural tenant, Keith’s experience offers an excellent insight into the daily fortunes and failures encountered by the agricultural community.

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Research Report: Human Recreation Activity on Abert’s Squirrel & Dusky Grouse

In 2017 a research study was conducted on the potential effects of human recreation activity on Abert’s squirrel and dusky grouse.

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