If you wear perfume, you have a lot in common with skunks! The very chemical that makes skunk musk and spray so intense- a thiol, which is 1 sulfur atom hooked to 1 hydrogen atom – is used in perfume (in MUCH smaller concentrations of course!) as odor enhancer. Even if you’re not into
(Dublin, Ohio) – Nestled between Monterey Drive and Franklin Street on W. Bridge, the Dublin Cemetery has been a staple in the community since 1816. Now roughly 200 years later, the City of Dublin forestry team is breathing new life into the cemetery. A new pollinator garden created b
Dublin residents and students have many opportunities to connect with nature here in town, but there’s more to explore. Nature Education Coordinator Barbara Ray shares some statewide environmental education opportunities below: 8/4-8/6, Annual Pollinator Festival, native plants for sa
Whitetail deer fawns in Ohio are usually born between April and July. While you might feel compelled to “fawn” over these adorable creatures, you might have to look out for their parents. Deer with fawns less than three weeks old will defend their vulnerable babies, especially around
Contact the City of Dublin for General Wildlife Questions and Nuisance Wildlife Around Home - Not Sick or Injured. Contact Ohio Wildlife Center (SCRAM) for animals in need of IMMEDIATE ATTENTION ONLY, that is Sick, Injured, or Threatening on Public or Private Property.
Many residents remember the loud chirping or buzzing noises that distracted golfers and visitors at the Memorial Tournament back in 2004. It’s been pretty quiet since, until this year, when the periodical cicada made its return – four years ahead of schedule. There are two different s
Would you know what to do if a coyote, raccoon, opossum or deer crosses your path? In this video, Dublin kids Brady, Hunter, Riley and Graham demonstrate some simple techniques to keep you safe. Coyotes Use the SMART Method: Stop – stop moving Make yourself big – wave arms and fists A
A model fox and coyote visit Dublin to help us learn more about the beautiful wild canines in our midst! Coyotes and fox are likely to be seen AND heard in February, March and April, but no need to fear their presence! These taxidermy models of a red fox and Eastern Coyote depict the