Winter Insects

Except for a few that migrate, all of the insects of spring, sum­mer, and fall are still here in Penn­syl­va­nia over the win­ter. On a nature walk, you are more like­ly to see the evi­dence of [...]

Trees and Climate

The con­nec­tion between trees and cli­mate is a big one. On the micro and macro lev­el, trees are work­ing hard every day to improve our cli­mate. Trees are an impor­tant part of the bat­tle [...]

Trees and Birds

Birds and trees go togeth­er like peanut but­ter and jel­ly. It’s no secret that birds love trees, but there are a few species of birds that have a par­tic­u­lar love of trees. Read [...]

Spring Ephemerals

In these ear­ly moments of spring while trees are burst­ing with bloom­ing flow­ers, it’s easy to for­get about some of the tiny flow­ers that rest under­neath the trees on the for­est floor. [...]