• The colorful blooming ranunculus flower with birds flying above.
    Bird Watching Birds Nature

    Birds and Weather Predictions

    Meteorology is no simple task Meteorology is a notoriously tricky business, as anybody who has ever had to restrain themselves from cursing out the weatherman for yet another blown weather report can attest. But long before…

  • Birds Nature

    How Birds Stay Cool

    Up at our New Hampshire office, we had a bit of a heat wave recently. And with the calendar inching ever closer to August, the entire Northern Hemisphere is well into the dog days of summer.…

  • Habitat Nature

    What Bats Use Bat Houses?

    Bats are amazing animals–capable of pollinating plants, dispersing seeds and controlling insect-pest populations. Bats are the only major predator of nocturnally flying insects, and that includes mosquitoes! In fact, one insect-eating bat can consume 500 to…

  • The Beaver Meadow children making teddy bears from bird seed.

    Beaver Meadow Elementary

     On September 29th, Duncraft had the pleasure of a visit from three classes of second graders from a local elementary school. It was great fun for all! First the kids got a tour of our manufacturing…