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October 8, 2013
Brothers Cody (left) and Kyle Shoman of West Fargo each claimed a roughly 10-year-old bighorn sheep during an August hunting trip to British Columbia. Submitted photo
West Fargo brothers claim 'twin' rams in Canada
October 8, 2013 - 5:24pm
October 2, 2013
Shaggy manes are but one of several edible mushroom species available to those looking for something to add to the dinner table.  Keith Corliss
Treat wild mushrooms with caution, but here's an easy one to try
October 2, 2013 - 8:48am
September 24, 2013
Hawk watching, an appealing exercise
September 24, 2013 - 12:11pm
September 3, 2013
Big bluestem grass stretches toward the morning sky on a recent morning at the Konza Prairie Preserve in Kansas. Keith Corliss
Rate of prairie loss alarming; Native grasslands disappearing
September 3, 2013 - 7:21am
August 21, 2013
Clusters of red capsules adorn the branch of this prickly-ash. When ripe, the fruit will turn black. Keith Corliss
For some, curiosity never quite satisfied; An outdoors quest for answers
August 21, 2013 - 8:27am
August 6, 2013
At center is a lone Clark's grebe nest amid a colony of western grebes earlier this summer in Stutsman County. Keith Corliss
Nature at its finest is close at hand
August 6, 2013 - 8:11am
July 23, 2013
Flight Lines: From the smallest of insects come great things (with videos)
July 23, 2013 - 11:31am
July 9, 2013
The juvenile mourning doves are staying close to their home even after hatching 21 days ago. Photos by Keith Corliss
Flight Lines: Urban wildlife often overlooked; observing nature without leaving the yard
July 9, 2013 - 8:11am
June 24, 2013
This barn swallow constructs a nest of mud, quite unlike that of a Say's phoebe. That didn't prevent an erroneous conclusion from the author, however. Keith Corliss
Flight Lines: Humbling lessons from quick assumptions
June 24, 2013 - 11:31am
June 14, 2013
Limiting the impacts of sapsuckers
June 14, 2013 - 10:58am
May 31, 2013
Corliss: One bird can make a difference – The dollar power of a single bird
May 31, 2013 - 1:39pm
May 13, 2013
Thinner-necked and smaller-billed, while even showing a purplish sheen, these lesser scaup drakes seem more alert than greaters due to their high-headed look. Inset photo: Greater scaups appears more thick-necked and larger-billed, with a broader, more rounded head than lessers. The broad black "nail" is even evident on this drake's bill tip. Keith Corliss / Pioneer
Flight lines: Look-alike ducks present difficult, though not impossible, challenge.
May 13, 2013 - 1:31pm
April 30, 2013
An American robin feasts on crabapples in a West Fargo yard. This individual shows more white facial feathering than most and is likely a female. Keith Corliss / Pioneer
Will it stay or will it go? The curious migration of robins
April 30, 2013 - 7:51am
April 2, 2013
 Barred owl
Author finds species at heart of controversy
April 2, 2013 - 2:05pm
March 12, 2013
Black-and-white warblers, such as this one, are common neotropical migrants in our area. Typical feeding behavior includes edging along tree bark in search of insects. In desperate times, however, earthworms are apparently not off limits. Keith Corliss
Savor being outdoors even when the weather is sour
March 12, 2013 - 2:44pm