The current abundance of this species in the United States represents a success story for conservationists, who succeeded in halting … More
Dark-eyed Juncos are among the most abundant forest birds of North America. Juncos are the “snowbirds” of the middle latitudes. Over … More
Native to southern Asia, this small waxbill is a popular cagebird. Escapees from captivity have established wild populations in several … More
These marbles owe their fluorescence to the presence of uranium glass, which is glass mixed with uranium oxide. Uranium infused … More
I purchased these marbles on ebay under the heading, UV REACTIVE CHAMPION LIGHT AMBER CRACKLED (FRIED MARBLES). I looked up … More
A small, plump shorebird with a large head, a short, slender bill, and short tail. It has medium-length legs for … More
Red for courage and readiness to sacrifice; white for pure intentions and high ideals; and blue for vigilance and justice.
In North America three grackle species occur: Common, Great-tailed, and Boat-tailed. All are generally similar in appearance, with males glossy … More
Gulf State Park Alabama Point Beach Access Point East is owned and operated by Alabama State Parks. Situated just east … More
Large, layered groups of leathery, parchmentlike brackets with multicolored zones; underside smooth. Grows on stumps and logs of deciduous trees.