On the Trails: Chickadees of the north

...are stashed, being able to retrieve them after several days or even weeks, if one of the many potential thieves (squirrels, mice, nuthatches ...) has not stolen them. The part of the brain associated with memory is called the hippocampus, which increases...
Small size, big appetites

...fallen stems. They were shrews, which are smaller than most mice. There are about 10 species of shrews in Alaska, including...Shrews are voracious, consuming insects and spiders and even mice that are larger than themselves, and they stay active all day...
Who's minding the mice?

...loose. "Who's minding the mice?" Juneau Dance Unlimited Artistic...frantically. "I haven't seen the mice." One would think, in a production...Able comes in. "I have the mice sitting quietly," Able answers...ballerinas. "Now where is the Mouse King's head?" Able started...
Of mice and mussels

...Anchorage lab, they don't breed mice, because that's an extra...the right strain of female mice. They all must be fed and cared for (in a "mouse hotel," each in individual...mousetrap would involve no mice at all. "At some point...
Christopher a standout in 'Of Mice and Men'

...production of John Steinbeck's classic Of Mice and Men? The Gary Sinise and John Malkovich...knows her lines and her blocking. "Of Mice and Men" at Perseverance Theatre is a work...highly recommend this production.? "Of Mice and Men" runs through Oct. 7 at Perseverance...
An invitation to prey

...and short-tailed voles and deer mice."They're all over," DeKrey said...gardening, pulling weeds and hear this mouse or vole freaking out."DeKrey said...curious about the abundant voles and mice - and make sure they don't get tangled...
On the Trails: Hunting success

...ungulates (such as moose, deer, sheep), because that interaction has been the most studied. Wolves also eat beavers, hares, mice and fish, of course, but there are no data available on those interactions.Hunting success of wolves obviously varies with...
Mice blamed for equipment damage

...Assembly's copy machine was the victim of mice. The machine, which had been sluggish for some non-mouse-related reason, is used to print copies...facility manager Bill Fowler. Heat-seeking mice in the office is one of the hazards of living...
Rainy Day Reads: Christmas traditions

...mother for a list so I can start building a box of my own. The list (with my mother's annotations):1. "Gingerbread Mouse" by Walsh2. "Clifford's Christmas" by Bridwell3. "Olive, the Other Reindeer" by Seibold4. "Small Pine" by Stortz5...

...erosion and flooding, can even influence geography and topography. You also hope rain is the reason you're suddenly seeing mice in your house (otherwise, that means you've got an infestation and that means moving a whole bunch of furniture and scrabbling...


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