Urban Wildlife: Fox In The City

Happy New Year and Welcome To a New Decade. Foxes are not often associated with cities. The woods are often the major habitat associated with foxes. And it makes sense. That is where foxes often live. However, this doesn’t mean that foxes can’t be found in cities. Look at the video above as proof. There…

Kiritimati/Christmas Island.

Kiritimati, also known as Christmas Island, gets its name for the day explorer James Cook visited it, Christmas Eve, December 24, 1777. Kiritimati is the Gilbertese translation of Christmas, the language spoken in the Republic of Kiribati. Kiritimati is part of the Republic of Kiribati (Kirtibati has been independent since 1979, a member of the…

Biogeography: The Great Blue Heron

Biogeography is about the spatial distribution of species and ecosystems. In this case, the great blue heron and where you can find it. Remember this. This is a large, wading bird. Wading as in wading in the water. Want to find this bird? Look for wetlands and rivers. This bird can be found through most…

National Bird Day

          Greetings. Today 5 January 2017 is National Bird Day in the USA. It is a great day for bird watchers, and those who enjoy birds. It is a day of bird awareness. There is another part to this besides just awareness. For those who admire birds, look outside, look at…

First Post Of 2017: Bird Migration

Happy New Year. 2017 is here. New year, new things to come. Being that it is winter in the Northern Hemisphere, multiple migratory bird species are flying south for the winter. Video below to explain. After watching this video, there is another visual to look at. The map is just an example of some bird…