• Presidential Raccoon

    Presidential
  • Summer Bees Continued

    Types of Bees Common in Summer

    It is very common to see several types of bees during spring, summer, and fall. This time of year we can expect yellow jackets and hornets to be prevalent in Westchester County and surrounding areas.

  • Honey bees: Nuisance, Necessity, and What’s Happening Now

    Why we need honey bees:

    Honey bees are pollinators and vital to our ecosystem. They are responsible for pollinating nearly one-third of the food we eat. This is an estimated value of 15 billion per year.

  • Summer Wildlife: Bats and Their Impact on the Environment

    Bats are mammals whose webbed wings make them the only mammals capable of flight. These unique winged creatures have been depicted in myths and stories as vicious blood sucking mammals, generating needless fears for humankind.

  • Summer Wildlife: Part One

    Summer Wildlife: Part One
    June 3, 2012

    Summer is here. Common wildlife seen this time of year in our area include: bats, honeybees, woodchucks, squirrels, and chipmunks. Each creature possesses their own unique behavior which is themed around survival instincts.