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Earthweek Plus Expo: Rainforest Animals

During April and May, I am posting news and events related to the Earthweek-Plus Expo taking place throughout these two months in the Cheboygan area. Posts submitted by Sherry Nelson. 226 more words

Field Notes


Henry is now in paperback on Amazon. 3.99GBP or e-book 0.99p
Henry sets off to explore the rain forest with surprising results.
Illustrated with colourful, detailed pictures, it aims to widen children’s horizons and is suitable both for pre-school children and has enough repetition for beginning readers.

Open an Umbrella Indoors Day

Today, March 12th is NOT Friday the 13th, but it is Open An Umbrella Indoors Day.

This day was named by Thomas Knibb in 2003, hopefully to defy silly superstitions by encouraging people to open their umbrellas indoors and observe the non-existent consequences.   437 more words

Picture Book Reviews

Three-toed sloth (Bradypus )


The sloth is a difficult animal to take photos of. It is an arboreal animal….living quietly in tall trees and it moves slowly so is difficult to even see. 211 more words


Escape the Cold at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Rainforest

“Oh the weather outside is frightful…” The Cleveland area has been hit by a brutally cold and snowy winter this year. Since the New Year, we have had multiple days with sub-zero temperatures. 470 more words


Jaguar...Panthera Onca Amazon Rainforest Cat.

Jaguar….Panthera Onca.

Photo by Bjorne Christian Torrissen

The Jaguar is the third-largest cat. An adult stands at 63/76 cm of pure muscle with a body length of 120/195 cm. 463 more words


Squirrel Monkeys in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest.

Squirrel monkeys.

The Squirrel Monkey is a small species of monkey that moved behind the lodge early in the morning and returned in the evening. … 199 more words