Tag: wildlife

A brown fawn sits hidden among the tall greenery at Parky's Farm

Don’t think you could ever rough it in the wild? Nature Interpreter Ellen shares how, just like wildlife, humans live in our own type of wild and what you can do to keep Ohio wild.

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A young girl sits on the ground, mixing dirt and water together to create mud.

Join us on our Facebook page Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff. Nature Interpreter Lisa is playing in the mud at Sharon Woods! And sharing how mud is important for wildlife, of course.

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An Eastern Phoebe, a gray flycatcher, sits in tree branches during a sunny day.

Join us on our Facebook page Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff. Conservation & Parks Technician Jeremy is showing us around the Francis homestead, the green space adjacent to Francis RecreAcres. Learn more about how we maintain this area and how Ohio wildlife has returned to Northeast Hamilton County.

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A beaver in a lake eats leaves from a vine.

Winter is a quiet time in the Highfield Discovery Garden at Glenwood Gardens. Frogs wait patiently in the mud for warmer weather. The vegetables in the raised beds are all gone except for some hardy greens. We’re not greeted by buzzing bees or happy grasshoppers. However, if we take a walk down to the wetland […]

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