Category: Wildlife

How to Attract Bumblebees

Want to attract bumblebees to your garden? Learning how to attract bumblebees goes beyond planting a few summer blooming plants and hoping for the best. Of course, adding in their favorite forage invites bees to your garden. This is especially true if you offer plants that flower from very early spring through late autumn. But,… Read more »

Asian Longhorn Beetle, or Not

During a recent camping trip, I saw my first Asian longhorn beetle. Or at least I thought I did. We had driven through Idaho’s Clearwater National Forest on Highway 12, and along the way we passed stand after stand of dying conifers, swaths of past forest fires, and miles of smolder floating over the river… Read more »