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The Sound of Insects on a Late Summer Night

9/18/2018
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Step outside on a night in late summer and listen to the sounds of the insects. Bill and Bob have some tips on how to listen to these amazing sounds. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:28:11

Fall Web Worms in Summer

9/4/2018
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Bill finds fall webworms in the middle of summer. These may look nasty in trees but they are native. Related episode: Tent Caterpillars Camp Out Together http://natureguys.org/tent-caterpillars/ Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:21:09

Chipmunks are So Cute

8/28/2018
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It is hard to stay mad at a chipmunk because they are so darn cute. Tune in to learn all about this adorable creature. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:28:21

Northern Water Snakes are Not Friendly

8/21/2018
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The Northern Water Snake is a common snake that you will see around water. Billʼs advice is to look at these and not pick them up. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:24:01

Basswood the Bee Tree

8/14/2018
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Did you know that Basswood was the favorite tree of Henry David Thoreau? Tune in to find out all about this amazing tree. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:22:44

Mulberry Mania

8/7/2018
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The Nature Guys recorded this show in front of a live audience at Fibanacci Brewing Company (http://fibbrew.com/). Fibonacci makes a beer called Mulberry Grove. Tune in to find out how mulberry trees ended up growing near the the brewery. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:30:04

Japanese Beetles

7/31/2018
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We were at Cincinnati Nature Center for their Hoots and Hops event. Much to our surprise we found out that Lois has Japanese Beetles on her ferns. If you have a garden you probably have seen a Japanese Beetle. These insects can be a challenge to control. Tune in to find out how to identify and deal with the Japanese Beetle. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:27:54

Hummingbird Moths

7/24/2018
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If you happen to see a baby hummingbird take a closer look. You probably are looking at a Hummingbird Moth. Tune in to find out all about a moth that looks and acts like a hummingbird. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:23:48

Belize

7/17/2018
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Once in awhile we are going to take advantage of Billʼs vast travel experience. In this episode Bill and Bob share nature stories from Belize. Related episode: Bill's Travel Tips (http://natureguys.org/bills-travel-tips/) Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:38

Bill's Travel Tips

7/10/2018
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Bill has traveled the world in his long career. In this episode he shares some tips and tricks to help make sure you can enjoy the natural world no matter how close or far you travel from home. Visit our website at http://www.natureguys.org/ for a list of Bill's tips and tricks!

Duration:00:24:41

Don't Grab a Snapping Turtle By the Tail

7/3/2018
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Learn how and how not to pick up a snapping turtle. These turtles live a really long time. Find out the pros and cons of this strategy. This episode was recorded live at Roads, Rivers and Trails (http://roadsriversandtrails.com/). Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:39:45

Deer Will Not Eat Ferns

6/26/2018
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Tune in to find out why deer will not eat ferns. Bill will explain the life cycle of this amazing plant. Bob takes you way back to the time when ferns were eaten by dinosaurs. Find out why the Victorians in Britain had fern fever. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:29:19

Sick of Ticks

6/19/2018
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Ticks can make you sick. However, if you take a few precautions they will not prevent you from being outside. Join us to find all about these challenging creatures. Related episode: Opossums Like To Eat Ticks (http://natureguys.org/opossums/) Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:27

Voles Villains of the Garden

6/12/2018
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Bobʼs garden is invaded by voles. Tune in to find out why this little rodent is being studied by researchers. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:30:44

Praying Mantis Preys

6/5/2018
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Seems like everyone knows something about the Praying Mantis. Tune in to find out some interesting facts that you might not know. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:24:23

Zebra and Tiger Swallowtails

5/29/2018
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Who isnʼt happy to see butterflies? Bill loves to look for zebra and tiger butterflies in April and May. Join us to find out how these butterflies get out so early. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:31

Tent Caterpillars Camp Out Together

5/22/2018
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Bob is amazed to learn that tent caterpillars are native. He also learns that pregnant horses can be harmed by tent caterpillars. As usual Bill tells us when are where to find these gregarious creatures. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:33

Starlings, Shakespeare and Mozart

5/15/2018
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Bill has a very hard time dealing with the common starling. Bob does his best to bring up some interesting facts about the starling. Join us to see if Bill changes his mind about a bird that many people love to hate. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:28:02

Bamboozled by Bamboo

5/8/2018
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Bob, Bill and Beth take a field trip out to Burtonʼs Bamboo Garden. Did you know that some bamboo is native to the US? Tune in to find out all the pros and cons of this very interesting plant. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:12

Time for Toads

5/1/2018
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Toads are so cool! If you cannot find one make sure you take some kids hiking with you. They are great at finding toads. Join us as we explore many interesting things about the toad. Do you know how they drink water? Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:34:56