Author Archives: Friends of Murphys Point

Species of the Week: The Tardigrade

For this species of the week, we’re going into the tiny world of micro-animals! Tardigrades, also known as “water bears,” are less than half a millimeter long and live their lives in the thin films of water clinging to mosses … Continue reading

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Species of The Week: Snowberry Clearwing

July 18–26 marks Moth Week — so, we decided to feature what we’re pretty confident is the Snowberry Clearwing as our Species of the Week. Part of a group known as Small Sphinx Moths, Snowberry Clearwings are often mistaken for … Continue reading

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Video Series: The Common Loon

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