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