If you are involved in an accident of some sort and unable to communicate with first responders they can check your cell phone for the word ICE. You can program the word ICE as the first name into your phone with a contact name after that and the phone number of the person that you want to be contacted.
ICE = In Case of Emergency
Check out snopes to find out how ICE came about.
When choosing a bird house you want to make sure you first identify the types of birds in your yard. Once you have determined this then you can choose the proper bird house.
No, bats and pets are NOT related (other than the fact they are both mammals).
However, BatsBirdsYard.com cares deeply for all of our furred and feathered friends and recently donated two Blue Bird houses to Adopt-A-Pet in Fenton, Mich., for inclusion in their annual silent auction. Proceeds from this event will help support this non-profit organization in its mission. If you are looking to adopt a pet, or want to help them out, check out their website.
Nathan Lovestrand along with Chase Sykes and Peter Sobel, members of the Crystal River, Florida, Eagle Scout Troop 4145 are constructing a very large bat house.
The boys need funds to complete their project. See what you can do to help support these great young architects.
Citrus County Chronicle feature.
Did you know that a single brown bat can eat up to 1000 mosquitoes in a single hour? And, for its size, is one of the world’s longest-lived mammals with life spans of almost 40 years.
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