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Communiversity Park and UW-Green Bay Arboretum Trail System

Communiversity Park and UW-Green Bay Arboretum Trail System

The past two months I have been out and about, but never stray far from my house. The cold weather,and beautiful snow we have been experiencing haven’t disappointed me around Communiversity Park and UW-Green Bay Arboretum Trail System. The ice along the bay is glistening. The woodland trails and trees are heavenly.

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Eastern Gray Squirrel

Eastern Gray Squirrel

Eastern Gray Squirrel

The eastern gray squirrel is found mainly in mature hardwoods & deciduous forests areas but is also abundant in urban, suburban and rural areas.  The coats of the gray squirrel are generally a gray color but can vary from black to white.

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Weekend With The Drone in Oconto County

Wisconsin Roadway taken with a drone high above the trees

It’s The Weekend  

How about a weekend with the drone in Oconto County?  Heading To Another County in search of blue skies and sunshine.

Apparently my husband is as sick of the rain as myself. After hearing the weatherman say rain was forecasted all weekend for our area, he told me to grab my gear because we are driving until we hit sunshine this weekend.  
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Collecting and Planting Milkweed Seed

Collecting and Growing Milkweed Seed for Monarchs

Each female monarch butterfly lays one egg on an individual milkweed plant, depositing up to 100 eggs daily.  The only food source for the caterpillar is milkweed plants. For that reason, it is important to have a healthy milkweed population. Collecting and planting milkweed seed is a way to make sure we have a future healthy monarch population.
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Its Eagle Season

Profile of a Bald Eagle


Its Eagle Season

What does one do in winter to feed their photography need?  Well, in Wisconsin, I enjoy hunting down eagles sitting in the trees and fishing because its eagle season.

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Wisconsin Wildlife

Fields of Sandhill Cranes

Fields of Sandhill Cranes


Fields of Sandhill Cranes and a Stop at the Swamp

Today my daughter and I took a drive to try and find a piece of property I have been wanting to visit.  This piece of property that was looking for was swampland with public hunting grounds and was where my uncles and grandfather used to hunt during the fall.  It was a beautiful country drive with views of fields of sandhill cranes.
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The Signs of Fall Are Here

Canadian Geese in Flight

I’ve been sticking fairly close to home lately, I’ve been walking the trail system around the UWGB campus and made many morning trips to Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary.  This isn’t a traditional year for me. Fall always brings a road trip or two, most of my yearly travel budget goes toward traveling for fall colors. But not this year.  I have my eye on an investment and that means I need to tighten the budget today for fun tomorrow.

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Ephraim Wisconsin Wetlands Preserve

Ephraim Wisconsin Wetlands Preserve


Ephraim Wisconsin Wetlands Preserve

The Ephraim Wisconsin Wetlands Preserve will only take less than 30 minutes to walk from start to finish.  It isn’t the walk that should interest you, it is the plant and wildlife during certain seasons that would nature buffs.
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Whitefish Dunes State Park

Whitefish Dunes State Park Door County Wisconsin

Whitefish Dunes State Park

Whitefish Dunes State Park is an 863 acre park in Door County, Wisconsin that has beautiful hiking trails a Lake Michigan beach, and the highest sand dunes in Wisconsin.
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11 Must-See Lighthouses in Door County Wisconsin

11 Must-See Lighthouses in Door County Wisconsin

11 Must-See Lighthouses in Door County Wisconsin

Love lighthouses?  How about a peninsula that has 11 must-see lighthouses?  The 11 must-see lighthouses in Door County Wisconsin will impress any lighthouse lover or history buff.

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