Outdoor & Travel

Nevada’s State Grass and the Kangaroo Rat

Nevada’s State Grass and the Kangaroo Rat

Contributed by Lois K. Ports for Bristlecone Audubon Chapter   Nevada became a state on October 31, 1864. Over the years the Nevada Legislature has honored the State’s natural resources and cultural heritage with a variety of state designations. Many like the state bird, Mountain Bluebird, are well known but […]

Elko’s Gadget Guy

Elko’s Gadget Guy

Roka Sport Sunglasses The Gecko has one of the most amazing footprints in nature, in that it can grip to anything. What does this have to do with sunglasses? Put that footprint on the nose and temple pads combined with a lightweight 20 gram titanium frame and you have a […]

Wild Berries of NV

Wild Berries of NV

Contributed by Lois Ports for Bristlecone Audubon Chapter It will soon be time to head for the mountains in search of berries. Whether you want to make jam, syrup, pies, wine or just to pick a snack there are many places in the Ruby Mountain to find wild berries. Three […]