Flooded Waters and Fall Migration

Due to recent flooding in our area, birding has become somewhat of a challenge. Closed trails, mosquitoes in droves, mud and muck all over, and hot, muggy conditions pretty much describes our past week of birding. Well, fall migration is in full swing despite the weather and we have been finding all kinds of goodies.

The Mysteries and Miracles of Nature

There is a fun local event going on from September 12th thru 14th at Severson Dells called the Mysteries and Miracles of Nature. Severson Dells is an awesome nature center/environmental learning center in our home county of Winnebago. Sitting on a 369-acre forest preserve, this facility has taught thousands of kids wonderful things about nature.

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