This Halloween, Embrace the Creepy-Crawlies!

Part 2: Spiders Spiders may resemble insects, but they are actually arachnids, with eight legs and two body segments. This is in contrast to insects, which have six legs and […]

This Halloween, Embrace the Creepy-Crawlies!

Part 1: Millipedes and Centipedes Contrary to what their names imply, centipedes and millipedes do not have 100 or 1,000 feet. Millipedes have two pairs of legs per body segment, […]

WHC & BGE Host Event for Local Middle Schoolers

The Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) held an event for Patuxent Valley Middle School students in cooperation with Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) on April 8, 2015.  Three WHC employees and […]

WHC Introduces Project WET to MD Teachers

With the help of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (MD DNR), the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) recently organized two teacher training workshops that introduced educators in the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan […]

Helping Wildlife during a Drought

As every wildlife team member knows, water is one of the four required components of habitat. Much of the United States is facing record high temperatures and drought conditions this […]