Outside Voice- Hooded Merganser
Hooded mergansers are the smallest North American mergansers. They are often seen in pairs, or very small flocks. Short, rapid wing strokes create an impression of great speed. ...
Wild Ohio- Electrofishing the Sandusky
The Lake Erie Fisheries Unit is using electrofishing to collect walleye from the Sandusky River, April 2nd, 2014. Walleye are being used for a telemetry project and for annual assessments of age, growth, and maturity. Electrofishing temporarily stuns the ...
CFAES News: 'Plant That Ate the South' Is Here: Poster Tells Public to Watch Out for Kudzu
Columbus, Ohio April 8, 2014 http://cfaes.osu.edu/news/articles/plant-ate-the-south-is-here-poster-tells-public-watch-out-for-kudzu Native to Asia, a scourge in the South, invasive kudzu has moved north into Ohio. An aggressive vine, it can grow up ...
CFAES News: Will It Live or Die? Researchers Develop Biomarkers to Manage Impact of Sudden Oak Death
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- April 11, 2014 Ohio State University researchers have developed a way to predict the resistance or susceptibility of trees to sudden oak death disease, providing forest managers with the first effective method to manage trees in infested ...
Birding for Beginners- Fox Sparrow
Wild Ohio- Typically seen sending up a spray of leaf litter as they kick around in search of food, Fox Sparrows are dark, splotchy sparrows of dense thickets. Named for the rich red hues that many Fox Sparrows wear, this species is nevertheless one of our ...
Trumpeter Swan- Outside Voice
Join Wild Ohio as the outside voice of trumpeter swans are recorded. http://vimeo.com/91428711 ...
Northward Migration Begins! Ruby-Throated Hummingbird Migration Map
It won't be long before we Welcome Back the Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds to Ohio. Birders in Southern Ohio will have the first chance to "Welcome Back" these delightful little birds. Migration Map at- http://www.hummingbirds.net/map.html So ...
Bombarded by Red-necked Grebes UPDATE- Ohio Birds and BioDiversity- Jim McCormac
Red-necked Grebes are normally a rare sight in Ohio, or anywhere else in the interior U.S. south of the Great Lakes and away from the Atlantic Ocean. Not this March, however- these chunky grebes have staged an invasion of epic proportions; a movement prev ...
The Amphibians Arise!- Ohio Birds and BioDiversity- Jim McCormac
Jim McCormac of the Ohio Division of Wildlife documents some of his recent amphibian sightings in Ohio. He advises " Get out and enjoy the peepers and other amphibians while you can. A person only has so many springs to experience, and you should no ...
OUTSIDE VOICE- Western Chorus Frog
Western Chorus Frogs ...