Weekly Wrap-up: December 14 - 20, 2018
Our best stories from around the web and social media each week.
Red-tailed hawks vary their diets depending on the season and where they live. In the winter months, they eat mostly cottontail rabbits, mice and voles here in the midwest. https://t.co/wFaAl4VDRJ— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) December 14, 2018
We spotted this woodpecker making frequent trips from the bird feeder to the wall of the @USFWSMNValley visitor center. These woodpeckers are known to store food for later, often out of the reach of other animals. pic.twitter.com/Wy6UhgXxhy— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) December 17, 2018
Ospreys are large raptors that feed on fish, swooping down and snagging them with their talons. Ospreys can be seen throughout the midwest, and on every continent except Antarctica! Photo courtesy of Gordon Garcia. pic.twitter.com/VqYA1EzDKT— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) December 14, 2018
Calling all future biologists! Graduating by June 30 and have a passion for wildlife management, fisheries or ecology? We will have 120 biologist positions opening across the country on January 2! Learn more: https://t.co/66r78EiJPl (PDF) pic.twitter.com/NHW08SZCsv— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) December 17, 2018