Flora & Fauna: Coyotes

If you thought an urban landscape couldn't support these wild canines, think again. Coyotes (Canis latrans) are above all, intelligent - after all, they've long had to share habitats with predators bigger and more powerful than them, If you haven't seen Coyotes in your neighborhood it doesn't mean they're not there - it just means [...]

Flora and Fauna – Virginia Opossum

The Virginia Opossum (Didelphis virginiana) may be the strangest neighbor you don't even know you have. These odd looking critters are not only the sole marsupial inhabitants of New York City, but also the continent of North America. They are excellent climbers, and quite crafty, so they have a habit of getting themselves in all [...]