QI: Quite interesting facts about the jungle
There are more than 800 varieties of jungle fig tree and the fruit they produce all year round makes them the forest’s foremost cafeteria. The common fig (Ficus carica) we know is one of the few non-tropical deciduous varieties but it shares the same ...
Interesting Facts About the Luna Moth
The adults don't feed, and their habitat is deciduous hardwood forests. They fly from May-July in the north, and from March-September in the south. Their wing span is 2 15/16 - 4 1/8 inches, and adults can fit right in your hand! Each instar generally ...
An interesting blog to check out
I have tried at times to follow certain blogs but I usually stop reading once I come across a series of less interesting subjects (I ... ecological phenomena that occur in the rain forests also occur in our deciduous forests. For instance, Tom's post ...
Great Bay Discovery Center
Ian also learned a couple of interesting facts about the birch tree that he has in the woods ... Brothers Nils Jobe, 6, and Bengt Jobe, 8, learned about and built a diorama of a deciduous forest and the organisms living inside. "I don't know what I made ...
What porcupines do in winter (besides eat and sleep)
Porcupines do not throw their quills as some believe. These quills easily detach, but only through physical contact with a porcupine. Fun Fact 1 ... mixed forested areas but can also be found in deciduous forests, scrubby tundra areas, and rocky slopes.