On the Ask a Ranger Podcast this month, we are going on a virtual hike and answering the question of “What’s that noise!?” The sounds that we hear around us in the forest always evoke curiosity and wonder, but sometimes the sounds at night can add a bit of wariness. To help dispel some of the worry, let’s dissect the night and learn a little about nature’s nightlife. To hear the sounds for each animal, click on this link and listen to our Ask a Ranger Podcast:
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State park rangers always get questions, and with their training in the outdoors and managing natural resources, they usually have the answers or can find them right away. Here, our rangers answer some of the questions they’re frequently asked and take on topics that can expand your knowledge of the natural world.
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Ranger Crystal braved the brisk Falls Lake State Recreation Area winter to interview some of our animal pals and find out how they survive a North Carolina winter. You can listen in to this podcast interview here: https://www.buzzsprout.com/115062/613326-winter-wonderland.
In the following Ask a Ranger article, we offer you a fun biography of each of the winter pals Ranger Crystal interviewed.
Click on this link: https://www.buzzsprout.com/115062/574422-campfire-ready-ghost-stories to listen to campfire ready ghost stories! If you would rather read them allowed to your friends and family yourself this article is for you!
Join us for our "Why Spiders are Awesome" podcast: https://www.buzzsprout.com/115062/602168-nc-state-parks-year-of-the-spider-2017 the celebrate the final month of the Year of the Spider for North Carolina State Parks. After you listen, enjoy our regional Educational Specialist Ranger Brian Bockhahn's final thoughts about why he thinks spiders are so amazing!
Listen in as we interview Ranger Kim about Invasive plant species of North Carolina State Parks: https://www.buzzsprout.com/115062/561888-invasive-plant-species
For a visual reference of some of the plant species we speak about and a summary of what topics we covered, enjoy this Ask a Ranger article by Ranger Kim.