Common Spiders of North America by Richard Bradley- OSU Wild Ohio- Ohio's Amazing Arachnids
Ohio State University professor Richard Bradley’s new book, Common Spiders of North America, has just been released. This 271 page hardbound book features nearly every spider that you are likely to encounter, and is full of interesting information about t ...
Wild Ohio- Feeding Backyard Birds In Winter
Wild Ohio Backyards for Wildlife: Don’t forget to feed your backyard birds this winter! Feeder photo courtesty of SW RiverLands OCVN- Dave Woehr View these short videos for some interesting feeding ideas and information. Enjoy! Ohio Bird Sanctuary in Man ...
Biologists Propose Removing Bobcats from Ohio's Threatened Species List
Written by: ODNR Division of Wildlife 1/9/2014 For Immediate Release Jan. 9, 2014 Traditional hunting dates proposed for 2014-2015 season COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio Wildlife Council received proposed changes to several species designations, including bobc ...
Do it Yourself- Build Your Own Nest Boxes This Winter
Birds can be of great value to homeowners, whether they live in the city or the country. But, to fully enjoy their benefits, a little time must be taken to care for these colorful creatures. You can help make the nesting season more successful by provid ...
Venomous Snakes of Ohio- Native Wildlife Spotlight
Northern Copperhead photo courtesy of Wikipedia Commons This four minute video features naturalist Jenny Richards of Shawnee State Park describing Ohio's three species of venomous snakes. The timber rattlesnake, Northern copperhead and massasauga r ...
America's Mussels: Silent Sentinels
From US Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species http://www.fws.gov/midwest/endangered/clams/mussels.html America's Mussels, or clams, are a group of animals so inconspicuous they are often mistaken for rocks. Lieing on the bottom of lakes, rivers ...
Cover Crops Can Serve Corn Nitrogen Needs in Continous No-Till
PIKETON, Ohio – Cover crops incorporated into a continuous no-till field crop rotation can produce enough nitrogen to complement, or in some cases, replace corn nitrogen fertilizer applications, according to long-term Ohio State University Extension resea ...
Significant Natural Areas in Ohio
The Power Of Pollinators- Now Available!
Materials and resources are now available to OCVN Naturalists to help teach about The Power of Pollinators. The Power of Pollinators consists of three PowerPoint modules, each with notes and web resources. The materials are free and available for use in ed ...
The Little Miami River Watershed
Ohio EPA Watershed Information- http://www.epa.state.oh.us/dsw/tmdl/LittleMiamiRiver.aspx Information from: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Little_Miami_River ...