For those of us who live in a major American city, the most communing with nature we get on a regular basis is hanging out in the park and watching squirrels play. It's so cool how Mother Nature has reintegrated herself into urban environments. It's not like the zoo, where people took animals from their native territory and put them into strange new settings. Right? Sorry to disappoint: It's actually exactly like that. The only reason cities are so full of squirrels is because people imported them for fun.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas May 16, 2018
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