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Pollinator Habitat

Many Monarchs roosting in an oak tree

The hunt for orange September, searching for monarch roosts

It was early on a hot September morning that I turned into Goose Lake Prairie. I had arrived too early for a program and thought I would spend a few minutes in the picnic area listening to those sweet early morning sounds of nature. And then there it was — an unfamiliar, subtle sound — a strange...
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How not to retire when you retire - join the Master Naturalists

Vickie Hansen knew that when she retired, she didn’t want to “retire.” She had heard the stories. A person retired, didn’t have a plan on what to do with the time, and quickly wasted away. And she knew the science. Continued mental stimulation and problem solving are good for maintaining thinking...
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