Aug 182015
 
Around the House

Things have changed around the Jackson house since we adopted Britney and Shadow way back in late February. Adjusting to life with two rambunctious Lab-mix puppies has been something of a challenge. These two pups are high energy and they love to play. They wrestle with each other nonstop. Getting and keeping their attention simultaneously

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Jul 142015
 
Moth Mania at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas!

My buddy, Sam Kieschnick, is at it again! This time Sam is hosting a nighttime wildlife adventure! See below for details: Moth Mania! Friday, July 17, 8:00 – 9:30 pm Oliver Nature Park, 1650 Matlock Road, Mansfield, TX What do you know about moths? Did you know that there is tremendous diversity of moths here

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May 172015
 
Join the DFW Urban Wildlife Facebook Group

For some time now I have been following and participating in various wildlife related Facebook Groups. I really enjoy the special give and take between the members that goes on in these groups. I especially like the spontaneity and immediacy of the postings. Some really special and unique wildlife stuff get shared in these venues.

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May 152015
 
Announcement - Rain or Shine

Tomorrow’s iNaturalist Bioblitz at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas is still on—rain or shine. I hope to see you there! Wear your galoshes! Details below: I just wanted to give everyone a quick reminder about the upcoming BioBlitz at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas scheduled for Saturday, May 16. I couldn’t be more

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May 132015
 
Bobcat/Coyote Encounter at River Legacy Park in Arlington, Texas

This great video comes to me from a friend of a friend. This is such special footage that I had to share it with you all here on the pages of DFW Urban Wildlife. Jon Snow had this amazing wildlife encounter while riding the bike trails at River Legacy Park in Arlington, Texas. This park

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May 032015
 
Announcement - BioBlitz at Oliver Nature Preserve in Mansfield, Texas

I just wanted to give everyone a quick reminder about the upcoming BioBlitz at Oliver Nature Park in Mansfield, Texas scheduled for Saturday, May 16. I couldn’t be more excited about this event. Oliver Nature Park is the perfect setting for a BioBlitz—the park is big enough to be home to an abundance of wildlife,

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Apr 072015
 
Flower Mound Robin’s Nest 2015 - Update 1

NOTE: This post is part of a continuing series of observations: [ First | << Prev | Next >> ] March 29 through April 4 – Flower Mound, Texas This week our mother-to-be robin settled into the arduous task of incubating her three richly colored turquoise eggs. Reportedly, the vividness of the egg coloration is

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Mar 262015
 
Announcement - Two Dogs, White Rock Lake, and an iNaturalist Bioblitz

Britney and Shadow and White Rock Lake Our two new pups—Britney and Shadow—will be making their debut at White Rock Lake this weekend. We plan to arrive Sunday morning (Mar 29) around 11 o’clock. This will be a big event for the pups. They have not yet had an opportunity to spend much time around

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