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The Nile Hippo

This post is brought to us by Gabriel, an Ursids alumni – he writes about an exotic animal he had a chance to see and photograph. The Nile Hippo, H. a. amphibius, is native to, you guessed it,… Read More

Saving the Red Pine Forests of Minnesota

This post is one of a four part mini-series by one of our NextGen Monthly Correspondents – Freya B.  She is a Bucktails and Ursids alumni, and writes about her trip to Minnesota – the series begins with the… Read More

Encounters with Black “Bearies”

Written by Rachel S., a Bucktails and Ursids graduate and ATL, this blog describes her close encounter with a black bear while out enjoying the “berry” delicious offerings her black berry patch had available that day! Fresh black… Read More

White Breasted Nuthatch – Sitta carolinensis

Eli, a Brookies and Ursids student and ATL, writes about the white breasted nuthatch, sharing ways to identify the bird, as well as other interesting information!   “The White Breasted Nuthatch is a very common bird and is… Read More

Words of Wisdom

Shared with us by Tracy, a Bucktails and Ursids student, this photo encourages us to take the time to stop and enjoy nature, no matter how busy we are.