Montane Vole

Montane Vole

Photo Credit: Picture from – National Museum of Natural History ©2004 Smithsonian Institution Voles, also referred to as meadow mice or field mice are compact rodents with stocky bodies, short legs and short tails. Their eyes are small and their ears partially...
The Yellow-Bellied Marmot

The Yellow-Bellied Marmot

The yellow-bellied marmot, they are those cute creatures you see around the golf courses and in grassy meadow like fields here in our region and most people feel that they are, in fact pretty-darn cute and fascinating to watch. Unfortunately, that opinion changes...
The Carpenter Ant

The Carpenter Ant

  Carpenter Ants are usually most active in spring and summer. Most carpenter ant species forage for food at night. They can forage individually or in small or large groups, though they often opt to do so individually. They vary in color but are generally black...
The Carpet Beetle

The Carpet Beetle

      Damage Damage occurs during the larval stage of a carpet beetle. Carpet Beetles go through a complete metamorphosis. Carpet beetles, as their name implies, are capable of damaging carpets. These pests will feed upon a variety of dead animals and animal fibers...