Working For Wildlife- Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalists work for wildlife by educating the public regarding science based conservation practices. Herds of Elk were once common in Frontier Ohio but have long been extripated. Working for Wildlife is the Motto of the Rocky Mou ...
4-H Clubs are Invited to Sponsor Recycling Containers at the Wayne County Fair
For the past five years the Wayne County Fair has been increasing its recycling efforts. This year 4-H clubs are being invited to join in the effort by sponsoring a Recycling Container. There are 3 choices for types of containers. Clubs that choose to ...
Explore the Little Miami Scenic Trail
The Ancient Ohio Trail- Central and Southern Ohio
Immerse yourself in the heartland of ancient America, where spectacular cultures created the largest concentration of geometric earthen architecture in the world. Explore their vast and precise enclosures, effigies, emban ...
White-tailed Deer Antler Shed Hunting
The time to hunt deer has come to an end, but the time to hunt deer antler sheds is just beginning! Challenge yourself to a different kind of hunt in the coming months, especially in March. http://vimeo.com/20560946 Tips for Shed Hunters http://www.deeran ...
2015 4-H and FFA Market Lamb and Goat Tagging
Tagging of Market Lambs and Goats will occur on Saturday June 6, 2015 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am in the Coliseum at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. All Lambs and Goats MUST BE TAGGED to be eligible for fair participation. Details will be sent to Vo-Ag teach ...
Eastern Skunk-cabbage: An Early Sign of Spring
Eastern Skunk-cabbage produce heat to attract pollinators Join Debbie Nofzinger of the Wood County Park District as she examines one of the first signs of Spring- Skunk-cabbage. These plants are thermogenic, producing their own heat as a byproduct of cel ...
Explore Ohio's Scenic Geology
Ohio's Scenic Geology http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/OhioGeologicalSurvey/tabid/22909/Default.aspx... For anyone interested in Ohio’s natural history, this newly released video offers a brief look at the geologic origins of many scenic wonders that dot t ...
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 ...