gray fox http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/744/all en Twelve Days of Los Angeles Nature: 2013 http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013 <p>Let&#39;s celebrate another year of L.A.&#39;s AMAZING BIODIVERSITY. The benevolent blogger that I am, here are your gifts:</p> <p>Twelve&nbsp;<a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rattlesnakes-los-angeles-times" target="_blank">Rattlers</a> Rattling</p> <p><img alt="" src="/nature/sites/default/files/images/blog/12_rattlesnakes_rattling.jpg" /><br /> Eleven <a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/natures-tiniest-potters" target="_blank">Potter Wasps</a>&nbsp;Piping</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/twelve-days-los-angeles-nature-2013#comments 12 days of christmas ant decapitating flies avocado California newts dragonflies glowworms gray fox green anole LA River lizard Los Angeles mexican amberwing Mountain Lion Opossum P-22 planarians potter wasps Praying mantis rattlesnakes urban nature Blog Tue, 24 Dec 2013 00:08:19 +0000 Lila Higgins 831 at http://www.nhm.org/nature What Does the Gray Fox Say? http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/what-does-gray-fox-say <p>A few days ago, Miguel Orde&ntilde;ana, NHMer and local biologist working on the Griffith Park Connectivity Study, captured images of the elusive gray fox, <em>Urocyon cinereoargenteus</em>. Fortunately, I&#39;m able to speak fox (growing up on a farm in England gives you certain skills), and have, through the magic of Photoshop, been able to translate his &quot;Ring-ding-ding-ding-dingeringeding&#39;s&quot; and &quot;Fraka-kaka-kaka-kaka-kow&#39;s&quot; into English.</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/what-does-gray-fox-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/what-does-gray-fox-say#comments gray fox Griffith Park Griffith Park Connectivity Study Miguel Ordenana Urocyon cinereoargenteus What does the fox say Ylvis Blog Tue, 26 Nov 2013 20:39:52 +0000 Lila Higgins 829 at http://www.nhm.org/nature