Mar 132017
 
How Do You Pronounce the Word "Pyrrhuloxia?"

Dateline – February 24, 2017 How Do You Pronounce the Word “Pyrrhuloxia?” Oh, its a hard question, to be sure. But to me the actual pronunciation of the word “Pryyhuloxia” is of secondary importance. I am just glad to finally have the chance to see one of these rare-in-the-metroplex birds. Traditionally this bird’s range has

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Oct 312015
 
The Herony at Wayne Frady Park in Lewisville, Texas

Dateline – September 19-20, 2015, Lewisville, Texas In North Texas, there are several different species of herons and egrets—long-necked and elegant wading birds—that come together each year to reproduce in communal nesting sites. Colonies of nesting birds such as these are know as heronies or rookeries, and can consist of hundreds and even thousands of

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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 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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