The winter months are a time of cold temperatures, snow and ice, and all kinds of outdoor activities. For those of us living in the northern hemisphere, winter is a time to bundle up and enjoy the beauty of the season. Whether you’re looking for ways to stay warm or just want to know what’s going on in the world of winter sports, here you’ll find the latest winter news, articles, and videos. From winter festivals to snow sports, there’s something here for everyone.
The temperatures in Northwestern US will likely feel like winter due to unseasonably cooler air from the cold storm system. Early-season snowfall and snow could also be likely this week. Read here.
Some exciting news from our monitoring team on Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park - two new litters of African Wild Dog puppies have been spotted for the first time since their mother started denning earlier this winter. The pups
Read the full story at Anthropocene Magazine. By reflecting infrared heat, these new paints could could keep buildings cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter without using energy.
The holiday season is upon us, and for many, that means transforming their homes into winter wonderlands complete with twinkling lights, ornaments, and inflatable decorations. But what about the cat enthusiasts among us? Shouldn’t there be a way to celebrate both the festive season and our feline friends? Indeed, there …
As the weather begins to cool down, it is time to begin preparing your home for winter. Fall is a great time to take necessary steps to prevent pests and critters from finding their way into your house, as they seek a warmer place to live for the winter. Minnesota Wild Animal Management, Inc. can complete a wild animal inspection of your home this fall and find any vulnerable areas that animals might penetrate to seek refuge in your house this winter.
Squirrels, especially gray squirrels, are common throughout Minnesota but specifically the twin cities and the metro area. Squirrels are members of the rodent family and are highly arboreal. They tend to be very highly active in the summer and in the fall where they scavenge for food for the winter. Tree squirrels generally nest in