Protecting and Preserving Wetlands
Early settlers on this continent found the forests and grasslands interspersed with swamps, ponds, and marshes. But now 55% of America's wetlands have been drained and we still lose more than 400,000 acres of wetlands every year.
Tuesday, January 12, 7:30pm
Beer: Past, Present and Future of the Nectar of the Gods
Andrew Rasmussen is an award-winning teacher at Mt. St. Joseph university where he advises MSJU's Biological Honor Society, teaches microbiology, and the art and science of beer-making. His talk will be entertaining and informative as well.
November & December 2015
Oxbow Inc. Field Trip & Events
Sunday, November 15, 2015, 8:30 a.m.
Where: Meet at 8:30 a.m. in the upper Oxbow parking lot at the main entrance to the Oxbow.
Leader: Jack Stenger, (513) 503-3389, firstname.lastname@example.org
November, to some people, conjures up an image of a cold and dreary month. I for one would disagree.
I think late autumn is a beautiful time of the year and the subtle hues of the landscape interspersed with fall colors offer up a stark beauty. It will be against this backdrop that our trip leader Jack Stenger will lead this morning visit to the Oxbow. Jack is an expert birder and will surely find a diverse number of seasonal birds. When birders and naturalists think of the Oxbow during November the first thing that usually comes to mind is waterfowl. The peak of fall waterfowl migration occurs in our region during November and the Oxbow offers a great refuge for them.
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