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July 23, 2017
Goldfinch season arrives in the valley
22 hours 35 min ago
July 18, 2017
Tim Driscoll bands one of three peregrine falcon chicks hatched this spring atop the UND water tower during a June 12 public banding event. One of the three chicks was found dead in the box Thursday, July 13. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Peregrine chick found dead in nest box
July 18, 2017 - 3:56pm
July 14, 2017
A leopard cub nurses from a lioness known as Nosikitok in Tanzania's Ngorongoro Conservation Area. Courtesy of Panthera.
Awww. A wild lioness is photographed nursing a baby leopard.
July 14, 2017 - 8:53am
July 9, 2017
Upland sandpiper. Illustration by Mike Jacobs.
Sandpiper whistle attracts attention
July 9, 2017 - 8:06am
July 2, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Wrens work their way into folklore
July 2, 2017 - 7:27am
June 23, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Barn swallows: A love-hate species
June 23, 2017 - 11:14am
June 22, 2017
A grizzly bear roams through the Hayden Valley in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, U.S. on May 18, 2014. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart/File Photo
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
June 22, 2017 - 9:24pm
June 16, 2017
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: A wily heron moves north to nest
June 16, 2017 - 11:45am
June 12, 2017
 Erika Kolbow (left) of Turtle River State Park and licensed bander and raptor expert Tim Driscoll of Grand Forks handle peregrine falcon chicks during Monday afternoon's banding event below the UND water tower. Kolbow and Driscoll banded the three chicks -- two males and one female -- and climbers then returned the young peregrines to their nest box atop the UND water tower. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)                              play button
Peregrine banding draws a crowd
June 12, 2017 - 5:09pm
June 9, 2017
Mike Jacobs: Who's that tapping on the window?
June 9, 2017 - 2:03pm
A Zebra Heliconian, the Florida State Butterfly, in south Miami-Dade County on May 20, 2017. (Roberto Koltun/Miami Herald/TNS)
What counting Florida butterflies can tell the world about climate change
June 9, 2017 - 5:30am
June 5, 2017
Licensed bander and raptor expert Tim Driscoll of Grand Forks bands a peregrine falcon chick in 2015 below the UND water tower. (Photo/ Brad Dokken)
Peregrine banding set for June 12 below UND water tower
June 5, 2017 - 1:21pm
June 2, 2017
Always in season: Bird world delivers another surprise
June 2, 2017 - 2:55pm
May 26, 2017
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: The sora surprises again and again
May 26, 2017 - 11:34am
May 19, 2017
Always in season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
May 19, 2017 - 2:04pm