Outdoors just for kids: Is that a ground squirrel or a gopher?
Or are they ground squirrels? What most people commonly call gophers are more likely to be ground squirrels, a completely different species. In Montana, you can tell the difference between the two ... In Montana there are several different species of ...
Visitors go on Natural History Walk at Norristown Farm Park
Any question was quickly answered, and soon kids were learning the difference between red and white oaks and the fact that squirrels ... there was plenty to find. “I got one for mom, too!” a boy shouted after pulling a black cherry down from a cherry tree.
Squirrels' Evolutionary Family Tree Reveals Influence of Climate, Geology
The earliest fossil evidence for squirrels ... tree and flying squirrel lineages crossed between the two continents there at a time when the land bridge was open and the environment properly leafy. Evidence for the Asia-North America migration of certain ...
When power goes out, a squirrel is likely to blame
While squirrels ... a difference, but because it is expensive it will take a number of years for us to get around to doing a lot of the locations," Van Ooteghem says. The suburbs are spared power outages caused by squirrels because there are few big trees ...
Of squirrels and crows
They are about the same length (16-21 in) and weight (12-21 oz), but there the resemblance ... Oh yes, this time of year also tree sap, especially maple, which squirrels get by eating twigs and buds. An interesting difference between crows and squirrels ...