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Word of the Day – July 12 – Anthophilous

Adjective: Anthophilous   (an-THAH-fuh-lus)Definition:  Feeding upon or living among flowersSample sentence: The students studied the behaviors of the anthophilous insects found in the field.

Word of the Day – Sept. 15 – Stridulate

Verb: Stridulate (STRIJ-uh-layt)Definition: To make a shrill creaking noise by rubbing together special bodily structures -- used especially of male insects (as...

Health Tip – July 28 – How to Apply Insect Repellent...

Although once considered just a nuisance, insect bites can lead to serious medical problems. Not only can certain insects spread diseases like West Nile...

Calendar – Youth – Hunting the Beasts of Presque Isle With...

Marquette – MooseWood Nature Center in Marquette will host Hunting the Beasts of Presque Isle with Your Digital Camera for ages 8 to 13 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from June 14 to June 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Nature Center by the former Shiras Pool building at Presque Isle Park in Marquette. [...]