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‘Birds of Prey’ educate Boundary County
December 13, 2018 at 6:00 am | Bonners Ferry Herald
“Who Who Wants to See Live Raptors” was the title of the program by Raptor Biologist Janie Veltkamp and Don Veltkamp from Birds of Prey Northwest and hosted by Friends of Kootenai National Wildlife R...
Rough-legged hawk: A visitor from the north
December 06, 2018 at 6:00 am | Bonners Ferry Herald
“Anyone who has ever stopped to watch a hawk in flight will know that this is one of the natural world’s most elegant phenomena.” — John Burnside Recently I was driving on a “picture safari” in the ...
Trees that stay forever green!
November 29, 2018 at 6:00 am | Bonners Ferry Herald
“The smell of pine needles, spruce and the smell of a Christmas Tree-these to me, are the scents of the holidays.” — Blake Lively The overarching reason that pine needles may be a favorite scent ...
The wild turkey: So much more than Thanksgiving dinner
November 22, 2018 at 6:00 am | Bonners Ferry Herald
Ben Franklin called the wild turkey a “bird of courage” and thought it would make a better national symbol than the bald eagle. The wild turkey is a very different creature than its factory farm-rai...