Bat Basics

Bats Have an Incredible Story to Tell

There are 45 species of bats found in the United States. All of them are amazing flying mammals that have special adaptations and abilities that help them survive. They are a crucial part of many different ecosystems, they provide people with many benefits, and bats...

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Birds of Michigan

Birds of Michigan a Great Gift for Birders

In today’s post, Stan Tekiela, author of the Birds of Michigan field guide, tells us where to sight birds in the Great Lakes State. Millions of people in Michigan have discovered the joy of bird-feeding. Setting out feeders is a simple and fun way to bring birds...

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Can You Count the Critters?

Stan Tekiela’s latest children’s book Can You Count the Critters? helps young children learn to count and recognize iconic, adorable animals at the same time. The wildlife shown is sure to captivate your counter’s attention. Watching your kids learn to count is both satisfying and thrilling....

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