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February 19, 2017
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
February 19, 2017 - 3:31pm
February 12, 2017
Illustration by Mike Jacobs
Always in Season: Could there be ravens?
February 12, 2017 - 9:00am
February 5, 2017
Submitted illustration.
Always in Season: Few redpolls show up so far this winter
February 5, 2017 - 3:37pm
January 29, 2017
Screen grab from video taken at the Australian Reptile Park of spider milking as part of the country's anti-venom program. Reutersplay button
Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs low
January 29, 2017 - 8:00am
January 22, 2017
Forum Communications Company Publisher, Mark Jacobs. photo by Jenna Watson/Grand Forks Herald
Always in Season: Owl season approaches
January 22, 2017 - 11:55am
January 15, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
January 15, 2017 - 10:37am
October 4, 2016
A saw-whet owl, left, and an eastern screech owl wait to be released after various measurements are taken in Turtle River State Park, ND Tuesday night, September 27, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)play button
Nighttime banding effort underway at Turtle River State Park aims to shed light on migrating saw-whet owls
October 4, 2016 - 6:00pm
September 3, 2016
Walter, a Golden Retriever, lies in a MRI scanner at a neurology clinic in Budapest, Hungary, February 9, 2014. Picture taken February 9, 2014. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
Dogs use same parts of brain to process speech as humans
September 3, 2016 - 5:06pm
August 24, 2016
A tiger named Laziz stands in its enclosure before it is taken out of Gaza by Four Paws International, at a zoo in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 23, 2016.  REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
'Worst zoo in the world' now history
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
July 1, 2016
Leier: Keeping nature enjoyable
July 1, 2016 - 12:24am
September 23, 2015
In rare incident, mountain lion hit by vehicle in northeastern N.D.
September 23, 2015 - 4:24pm
July 11, 2015
Extension Horticulture Specialist Tom Kalb gives a presentation about promising trees found in Western North Dakota Wednesday evening as part of the Dickinson Research Extension Center field day. (Press Photo by Abby Kessler)
Promising tree species available despite weather
July 11, 2015 - 11:23pm
A gray wolf. (Getty Images)
Pair of wolves cross to Lake Superior island, but no success in breeding
March 11, 2015 - 1:31pm