Posts tagged: Valentine's Day
Fellow anglers: It's OK to go fishing on Valentine's Day.
But I don't care how good the bite is, be sure to make it home in time for your dinner reservation with your sweetie.
Questions? Call Ralph. He has lot's of insight and time on his hands this week.
PUBLIC LANDS — If your recent Valentine's Day didn't go as well as you'd hoped, maybe you need a change of scenery.
When the National Park Service posted an online request for videos and photos of proposals in parks across the country, it had no shortages of replies, as you'll see in the video above.
WILD LIFE – Blush if you must, but mating season is an exciting time to get out the binoculars.
Many eagles, owls, hawks and other large birds such as ravens and magpies are making whoopee in the skies and treetops of the Inland Northwest.
Golden eagles have been seen performing their swooping mating flights over the hills and cliffs above the cliffy shores of Lake Roosevelt.
Coyotes also have reason to howl as they pair up.
But while there are some similarities between human and critter behavior around Valentine’s Day, here’s a point at which men may want to stray:
When looking for mates, male meadow voles – grassland rodents that look like mice with short tails – listen for the pitter-patter of little feet.
Female voles are most receptive when males catch them hours after giving birth. New mammas will mate after about 5 minutes of courtship, compared with up to 90 minutes for other females.