Outdoor & Travel

The Gadget Guy Stocking Stuffers

Garmin InReach Mini It is small enough for a stocking stuffer and light enough that whoever gets this gift this Christmas will enjoy staying connected with this small lightweight unit by Garmin. A smaller and more compact satellite communicator with available two-way messaging and a 24/7 SOS function when combined […]

Christmas Bird Count

Contributed by Lois Ports for Bristlecone Audubon Audubon’s 119th Christmas Bird Count will be conducted between the dates of Friday, December 14, 2018 through Saturday, January 5, 2019. There are presently 18 counts held in Nevada. The local count for the Elko and Spring Creek areas will be held on […]

The Intelligence of Corvids

Contributed by Lois Ports for Bristlecone Audubon Corvidae is a family of birds that include the crows, ravens, jays, nutcrackers and magpies. Corvids are considered the most intelligent birds that have been studied to date and their intelligence surpasses most mammals.  They recognize themselves in a mirror. Different colored spots […]