Home » Archives by category » Outdoors (Page 2)

Gardentalk – Fall freeze protection

Gardentalk – Fall freeze protectionBegonias, fuschias, and dahlias should be brought inside garage

Media outlets criticize Forest Service for film and photography regulations

Media outlets criticize Forest Service for film and photography regulationsAs conservationists celebrate 50 years since the passage of the Wilderness Act, a U.S. Forest Service proposal to make certain wilderness area regulations permanent has brought forth accusations that the agency is infringing on First Amendment rights.

Gardentalk – Repurposing fall leaves

Gardentalk – Repurposing fall leavesUses include composting, insulation, weed cover

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellar

Gardentalk – Creating your own root cellarPlus, garlic planting

Gardentalk – Keeping the slugs at bay

Gardentalk – Keeping the slugs at baySlug bait and garden clean up can help

Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan club

Ernest Leffingwell, scientist with a fan clubErnest Leffingwell lived for nine summers and six winters in a cabin made from the ship that brought him to Flaxman Island in 1906.

Gardentalk – How to avoid the flood

Gardentalk – How to avoid the floodCover or support your plants during late season rains, install drainage

Researchers seek funding for buoy providing vital wave data in the Bering Sea

Researchers seek funding for buoy providing vital wave data in the Bering SeaFunding is set to expire at the end of this season, which means the buoy is in need of a home and money to keep it operating.

Gardentalk – Late summer harvesting

Gardentalk – Late summer harvestingApples and potatoes

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognito

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognitoSome biologists hang from ropes to study birds. Many rise painfully early in the morning. Stacia Backensto disguised herself as a man.