Posts Tagged ‘nature’

We do not have many bobcat sightings compared to other woodland creatures because they are very elusive. This top predator is pound for pound one of the toughest animals. I will continue to monitor the cameras we have set up to film the bobcat in the forested section of my farm. (photo by Max Allen –...

Are you looking for a great wintertime activity or workout? You can snowshoe in your local parks or find a trail in a state park. For me, I can snowshoe into the backcountry and see the splendor of nature. (stock photo) http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/A43SNOWSHOEREADY.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

This is the time of the year that the deer family go into the rut. Each species instinctually follows specific rituals. I took this photo of a bull elk in Yellowstone National Park just prior to the rut. This show discusses the the stages of the rut. http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/A44DEERRUT.mp3Podcast:...

People who travel south for the winter are called Snowbirds. But what about insects? A few actually migrate south and the remainder – where do they go? And how do insects tolerate the cold temperatures? http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/A44INSECTSINWINTER.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe:...

Adrenaline gives us the fight or flight response. Each year I participate in an owl count. I found out first hand as I was entering my truck at night and approached by two “strangers”. And this was only the beginning of the adventure! http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/A45ADRENALINEANDOWLCOUNT.mp3Podcast: Play...

If you haven’t camped in the fall you are missing one of nature’s spectacles. My guest on the show today, via Zoom, is one of the expert’s from Ramsey Outdoor, Theresa Hamel. We discuss all the gear necessary for a safe and fun camping trip. (photo courtesy of Theresa...

For anyone who loves the outdoors, fall is one of the greatest times. Migration allows us to see animals that are not usually in our ‘neck of the woods’. So gather your binoculars and let’s head to the trail. http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/A22FALLMIGRATIONREADY.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Most people would not use the words beauty and snake in the same sentence. Maybe because they have never seen the corn snake. The colors of the corn snake make it a living painting. Find out why this snake is a friend to farmers.(photo is courtesy of...

Why have scientists taken the time to specifically name every living organism on Earth? I begin the show with a fun antedote and then discuss the science behind genus and species names. (photo courtes of pdxmonthly.com) http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/AWHATSINANAME.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

Most people do not like skunks! They are missing out on one of natures’ most beautiful animals. Yes, they are quite unique in how they defend themselves. I have had crazy encounters with Pepe Le Pew and family. http://joeybeepodcast.com/podcasts/2020/BSKUNKADVENTURES.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...