Dirt Daubers or Mud Daubers?

If you have seen a mud dauber or dirt dauber flying around your yard, chances are that it is looking for a place to build its nest.

What are Springtails?

Springtails are small, wingless insects that live in moist soil and decaying plant material. They don’t bite or sting, but they can be a nuisance to homeowners because they can breed quickly and travel indoors from their muddy homes.

A First Hand Account of Living Next To Deer

Deers are one of the many animals I commonly find in my backyard as an Alaskan. From gardens, the highway, and even the brush near the local grocery store, deers are all over my small town of Juneau looking for plants to eat.