The ODNR Division of Parks & Watercraft, in partnership with the Division of Wildlife, is pleased to announce the official opening of the Mohican State Park Archery Range! The range is located across the street from the campground and is open to the public. … Read full story
It’s time for another Wildlife Wednesday spotlight from your Ohio Division of Wildlife. Today we feature the state bird – the Northern Cardinal.
This bird is well known for its rich, distinctive call. The cardinal’s song is usually a repetition of short whistled phrases with some notes run together; for instance: What-cheer-cheer-cheer, or Who-it, who-it, who-it, or Birdy, birdy, birdy.… Read full story
Thinking about viewing Fall Colors this Fall Season? Here is a link to the Fall Color information for the state of Ohio including Fall Color reports, foliage updates, and featured locations. https://ohiodnr.gov/…/…/see-the-sights/fall-color/fall-color
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Welcome back to Wildlife Wednesday from your Ohio Division of Wildlife! Today we spotlight the Osprey.
Ospreys were once a common sight throughout North America, but habitat destruction, persecution, and the wide-spread use of chemical pesticides such as DDT during the middle of the twentieth century led to a drastic population decline.… Read full story
Research shows yellow perch have changed their diet, affecting how they respond to traditional baits and lures. The change in diet has affected where they’re found and made them more difficult to catch.
As Halloween is approaching you just never know what you might find in our geocaches. Someone found this guy at the Gambier geocache on the Kokosing Gap Trail! Our Fun Fact Friday is Spiders are not necessarily bad and do not worry, this one is not real.… Read full story
And what are we spotlighting on Wildlife Wednesday? Perhaps no other animal is more a part of folklore and superstition than the owl, and it is likely the behavior of the Barn Owl is one of the reasons and our spotlight today.… Read full story
The Heart of Ohio Trail is temporarily closed from Thayer Road to Columbus Road. Downed trees and debris are occupying much of the trail and volunteers are working to get it cleared. We will post a notice when the trail will be opened.… Read full story