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Nuthatch the Upside Down Bird

7/9/2019
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If you see a bird on a tree with its head toward the ground chances are good you are looking at a nuthatch. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:25:23

Clover Come Back

6/25/2019
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Bobʼs neighbor Wayne had a simple question. Why do you have clover in your yard? Bob and Bill decided to do a podcast to explain to Wayne why we both keep and even plant clover in our yards. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:27:10

Looking for Lizards

6/11/2019
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Bill and Bob explore a lizard that started showing up in Cincinnati in the 1950ʼs. Tune in for the fascinating story of how this lizard got to Cincinnati all the way from Italy. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:25:51

Run Rabbit Run

5/28/2019
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Rabbits are fun and sometimes confusing. Bob and Bill will cover everything from legend to fact about a very cool animal that everyone knows. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:30:29

Don't Hang Out Under Black Walnut Trees

5/14/2019
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Black Walnut trees are valuable for their beautiful wood. Bobʼs dad sold their big Black Walnuts when Bob was a kid. Tune in to find out all about this amazing tree! Related episode: Fall Webworms in Summer (http://natureguys.org/fall-webworms/) Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:53

Softshell Turtles

4/30/2019
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If you like to kayak or canoe you can find these really cool turtles in streams. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:25:42

Red-Eared Slider

4/16/2019
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When Bill and Bob were kids they had sliders as pets. Tune is to find out where you can find these turtles today. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:25:14

Painted Turtle

4/2/2019
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Learn everything you need to know about this very beautiful turtle. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:23:37

Black Racer is One Fast Snake

3/19/2019
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Bob runs into a snake in Florida that exhibits a behavior that he has never seen before. Tune in the hear all about this very fast snake. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:24:04

Going to Galapagos

3/5/2019
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In this edition of Through the Eyes of Nature Guys, Bill shares stories of trips to one of his top two destinations in the world - the Galapagos Islands. Related episodes: http://natureguys.org/bills-travel-tips/ Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:32:29

Mourning Doves

2/19/2019
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The Mourning Dove is easy to find both by sight and by ear. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:21:52

Chickadee Dee Dee

2/5/2019
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This is a bird that is so friendly it will eat out of your hand! Tune in to find out more about this cute little bird that is easy to find. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:28:22

Tufted Titmouse

1/22/2019
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This is a bird that is easily identified. It will come to your feeder and is a year round resident in Cincinnati. Tune in to learn more about the little bird with the bad haircut. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:23:24

Cordyceps Can Be Helpful

1/8/2019
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Cordyceps is a fungus that can destroy ant colonies. Tune in to find out how cicadas found a way to use cordyceps to survive. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:22:26

Horsehair Worms

12/25/2018
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Horsehair worms are easy to find. They are fascinating and harmless. Keep your eyes open when you are near water. Bill found one crawling out of a grasshopper. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:21:52

Water Striders Walk on Water

12/11/2018
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Water Striders are amazing insects that you can find in lakes and streams. Tune in to find out what they eat, how fast they are and much more. This episode was recorded live at Roads, Rivers and Trails (https://roadsriversandtrails.com/). Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:27:42

Giving Tuesday

11/27/2018
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As human beings we have a chance to contribute to organizations that help educate and protect the natural world. Bob and Bill talk about some of their favorite organizations and what they are able to accomplish with a little help from people like you. If you are donating to an organization please consider leaving a comment under this episode. Organizations that Bob and Bill support:

Duration:00:20:55

Parachuting Beavers

11/13/2018
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The beaver is one of the largest rodents in North America. Tune in to find out how and why beavers actually took up parachuting! Our sources for this episode include: Fur For the Future

Duration:00:28:19

Zombie Wasps

10/30/2018
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Did you know that we have thousands of species of parasitoid wasps? Tune in to find out why these are called Zombie Wasps. Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:26:01

Canada Geese Fly By Night

10/16/2018
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This is Nature Guys 100th episode and to celebrate Bill and Bob did a live show for volunteers of Cincinnati Nature Center (https://www.cincynature.org/) the place they met many years ago. This episode is on Canada Geese a bird that Bill had many encounters with at Cincinnati Nature Center. Tune in to find out all about the bird many people love to hate. Related episode: Don’t Grab a Snapping Turtle by the Tail (http://natureguys.org/snapping-turtle/) Our sources for this episode include:

Duration:00:42:35