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Kane County Chronicle
Quest to find potentially venomous snake turns up empty so farHusband and wife Brad and Katy Lundsteen, of St. Charles-based Suburban Wildlif
Quest to find potentially venomous snake turns up empty so far
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Husband and wife Brad and Katy Lundsteen, of St. Charles-based Suburban Wildlife Control, were searching for the snake near a house on Revere House Lane, where the snake reportedly was seen by a roofer who was working on a house. Brad Lundsteen set... Read more
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Geneva Republican
Snake searchHusband and wife Brad and Katy Lundsteen, of St. Charles-based Suburban Wildlif
Snake search
Geneva Republican / Posted 2 days ago
Husband and wife Brad and Katy Lundsteen, of St. Charles-based Suburban Wildlife Control, were searching for the snake near a house on Revere House Lane, where the snake reportedly was seen by a roofer who was working on a house. Brad Lundsteen set... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Update: Search continues for Mill Creek snake; photo circulated revealed to not be snake sightedYoungsteadt, the Kane County Animal Control administrator, said the goal was to
Update: Search continues for Mill Creek snake; photo circulated revealed to not be snake sighted
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Youngsteadt, the Kane County Animal Control administrator, said the goal was to protect students at nearby schools. Kane County Sheriff's Office officials report that the snake last was seen in a retention pond off Revere House Lane. "We're making... Read more
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St. Charles Republican
Campton Hills woman is part of national effort to save monarch butterfliesIn 2010, she said she released between 500 and 600 monarchs. This is significan
Campton Hills woman is part of national effort to save monarch butterflies
St. Charles Republican / Posted 7 days ago
In 2010, she said she released between 500 and 600 monarchs. This is significant, she said, because their mortality is 90 percent. “In nature, it would have been 50 or 60 butterflies,” Grillo said. “They die from predators or lack of food or natural... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazingBefore you get too worried, know the concentrations of these toxic compounds in
Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Before you get too worried, know the concentrations of these toxic compounds in American toads aren’t high enough to cause cardiac arrest. Cane toads and Colorado River toads, yes. But they don’t live around here. Pet vs. toad encounters in our area... Read more
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St. Charles Republican
Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazingBefore you get too worried, know the concentrations of these toxic compounds in
Good Natured: These creatures of the night are truly amazing
St. Charles Republican / Posted 7 days ago
Before you get too worried, know the concentrations of these toxic compounds in American toads aren’t high enough to cause cardiac arrest. Cane toads and Colorado River toads, yes. But they don’t live around here. Pet vs. toad encounters in our area... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campton Hills woman is part of national effort to save monarch butterfliesIn 2010, she said she released between 500 and 600 monarchs. This is significan
Campton Hills woman is part of national effort to save monarch butterflies
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
In 2010, she said she released between 500 and 600 monarchs. This is significant, she said, because their mortality is 90 percent. “In nature, it would have been 50 or 60 butterflies,” Grillo said. “They die from predators or lack of food or natural... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Good Natured: The buzz about wool-carder beesAs their name indicates, European wool-carder bees are not native to the United
Good Natured: The buzz about wool-carder bees
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
As their name indicates, European wool-carder bees are not native to the United States. Sources differ on how the introduction was made, but it likely was accidental and appears to have occurred in the 1960s, probably in New York state. Like other... Read more

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