Daisy Infestations near Sandpoint, Idaho

Daisy Infestations near Sandpoint, Idaho

Those Pretty White Daisies They may look pretty and in fact they are, but the white daisies that color the Sandpoint, Idaho area so abundantly in late June and early July are actually an infestation of non-desirable infectious weeds. Drive…

Priest Lake Fishery Management

Priest Lake Fishery Management

Idaho Fish and Game will host a meeting in Priest River on February 28 2013 to share information and answer questions about the future management of the fishery in Priest Lake. The meeting will be from 7 to 9 p.m….

Farm Ponds in Winter: Still Lovely

Farm Ponds in Winter: Still Lovely

Farm ponds intrigue me. Like mini private lakes, they provide a texture to rural lifestyles that is both useful and pleasant to view. This particular property is blessed with pure mountain water from springs coming out of Hall Mountain, famous…

What You Should Know About Western Bark Beetle Infestation

What You Should Know About Western Bark Beetle Infestation

One dead tree among many in a forest may seem innocent enough, but this relatively young, but now dead hemlock is sending a silent warning to land owners and land managers that must be heard. The culprit is not one, but…

Idaho Panhandle Road Trips in Winter

Idaho Panhandle Road Trips in Winter

Take note of the pile of snow lying at the side of this metal-roofed barn. Did you know that the shape of a barn roof is intended to slide a heavy load off in just this manner? Sure beats climbing…