Tag: food

A squirrel sits in a tree, eating a nut.

Join us on our Facebook page every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff. Is it all right to leave food in a bird feeder during winter? Are peanuts a good food for squirrels? Nature Interpreter Paul explores more of the best – and the worst – foods for local animals during the winter months.

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Fall Edibles


There are many fall edibles that we often take for granted or don’t even realize. During the end of summer to early fall, I begin to go in search of some of these wonderful edible nuts and fruits.  These include shagbark hickory nuts, white oak acorns, paw paws, walnuts and many more. These same foods […]

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