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February 17, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Chickadees survive the cold to sing another day
February 17, 2019 - 6:50am
February 10, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Owls attract attention in winter
February 10, 2019 - 7:01am
February 4, 2019
Mick McCoy of Neche, N.D., shared this photo of a rooster pheasant that showed up in his yard Monday morning after being absent for several weeks. "He dropped by this blustery, snowy morning, gorged himself on sunflower seeds for about half an hour, and then flew away," McCoy writes.
That's one tough rooster! Wayward pheasant returns to homeowner's yard in Neche, N.D., after lengthy absence
February 4, 2019 - 12:07pm
February 3, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: New tech tricks track snowy owls
February 3, 2019 - 6:51am
January 30, 2019
 Downy woodpecker eating suet. (Photo/ Courtney Celley, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service)
How do birds stay warm in winter? Here are some examples
January 30, 2019 - 10:19am
January 27, 2019
A bull elk stands in the snow along one of the trails at Wilebski's Evergreen Acres in Kittson County in this Nov. 25, 2018 photo taken by Larry Wilebski. Elk are just one of the many wildlife species regularly seen on the northwest Minnesota property, Wilebski says. (Photo courtesy of Larry Wilebski/ Evergreen Acres)play button
Wilebski's Evergreen Acres, a Kittson County nature haven, is a 'peaceful, quiet place' in northwest Minnesota
January 27, 2019 - 6:59am
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Waxwings face risks in winter weather
January 27, 2019 - 6:51am
January 20, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Harry and hoary have something in common
January 20, 2019 - 6:09am
January 16, 2019
The variables and elements needed to sustain wildlife through a Midwest winter haven’t changed. Food, water, shelter and space are the four components of good habitat. (Photo/ North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Doug Leier: Feeding is not a good way to help wildlife species get through the winter
January 16, 2019 - 10:22am
January 13, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Bismarck trip yields eagle sightings
January 13, 2019 - 6:51am
January 6, 2019
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Goshawk provides an avian hat trick
January 6, 2019 - 6:36am
December 30, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Saucy magpie displays survival skills
December 30, 2018 - 6:02am
December 23, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Feed the birds on Christmas Day
December 23, 2018 - 6:02am
December 16, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Was it three finches? Or many?
December 16, 2018 - 6:37am
December 9, 2018
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Blue jay habits create blue jay habitat
December 9, 2018 - 6:43am