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The woolly bear caterpillar has long been associated with winter weather folklore. But why? And what does he turn into come spring? Find out!

How Did A Fuzzy Caterpillar Become A Weather Forecaster? - Farmers' Almanac - Why did folklore pick a woolly bear (or woolly worm) as the weather forecaster? Learn the story behind it, plus see what kind of moth he becomes!

Woolly Bears and Ferns Print of my original watercolor painting. (The original has been sold) 8 1/2 x 11 Archival print printed with Epson

Woolly Bears and Ferns - nature art, ferns, caterpillars and ferns -Archival Print of original watercolor painting

Ack! Black Wooly Bear of Doom! They say the more black on a wooly worm caterpillar, the colder the winter. Let's hope this little dude is fibbing. #HolmesCounty #WoolyBear #OldWivesTales

Black Wooly Bear of Doom! They say the more black on a wooly worm caterpillar, the colder the winter. Let's hope this little dude is fibbing.

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Raising a Woolly Bear Caterpillar, Pyrrharctia isabella to an Isabella Tiger Moth — MyNature Apps

Wooly Bear Caterpillar. -Kelly Harrison

Wooly Bear Caterpillar. -Kelly Harrison

Woobie by Tetyana Kovyrina on 500px

Woobie by Tetyana Kovyrina on 500px

One of my favorite animals. The wooly bear caterpillar!

I grew up hearing folks tell me about predicting the weather by looking at the woolly Bear Caterpillar. If you know what a Woolly Bear caterpillar looks like you can thank Dr.

Me, seriously and not wanting to run over them and not thinking what I was asking said to my husband "I wonder why the wooly bear caterpillar has to cross the road?" My husband quickly replies "To get to the other side!

Wooly bear caterpillar making its way ~ photographer foxvox  #autumn

A wooly bear caterpillar making its way - this one has a slight stripe on it's rear end! (Or on its head and it was walking backwards - LOL!