Photo by Dakota
This past election provided a unique opportunity for local residents of our northern Illinois county, Winnebago. For the first time, residents were asked to vote for 7 candidates out of 35 running to serve terms for the Winnebago County Forest Preserve District Board of Commissioners. It was a great way to choose some amazing people
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Teaching our new dog Lily to heel when the bins go up will take some time, but nothing stops us from gazing at flocks of Cedar Waxwings and soaring Bald Eagles at the dog park! We’ve noticed flocks of blackbirds, robins and gulls, watched nuthatches and chickadees, and observed a female Cooper’s Hawk chasing a
Part of Wordless Wednesday . . .
In our ongoing quest to become more well-rounded naturalists and promote the great outdoors in areas besides birding, we were delighted to get a copy of Mammals of North America: Second Edition (Princeton Field Guides) from Princeton University Press. This is a perfect guide for naturalists of all ages and skill levels. Mammals of North