Monthly Archives: November 2014

What are Owls Saying About Climate Change?

great horned owl at the rescue centerAt The Edge of the Wood we revere scientists. For 19 years, the owl researcher Denver Holt has journeyed to Barrow, Alaska, to study the lemmings  and owls.  Holt says, “If climate change results in habitat changes and it affects the lemmings, it will show up in the snowy owls because 90 percent of their diet is lemmings. The owls are the key to everything else.” The health of owls tell us about the health of our world. So get to know an owl. She might have something important to tell you.

Do Animals Know About Daylight Savings Time?

Rosebud the possum was hit by a car

Here At The Edge of the Wood we humans behind the camera follow daylight savings time. But our animal friends do not.