Scavenger Hunting – Photographic Style

On Saturday, June 27, twenty participants enjoyed an old game with a new twist during the photographic scavenger hunt at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area. Local preserve stewards Judy and Larry Schaftenaar created an entertaining and educational 16-stop (plus a bonus question!) trail of natural treasures to be found at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area. […]

Exploring the Aquatic World at Sylvan Solace

Our third annual Aquatic Invertebrate Identification Workshop featured a location change this year. After two years at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area, we moved to the Sylvan Solace Preserve for an opportunity to look for insects in the clear, moving waters of the Chippewa River. We expected to discover different insects than what we had seen […]

Tri-County Electric Supports Hall’s Lake Natural Area

On June 19, we were delighted to receive a check for $2,500 from HomeWorks Tri-County Electric Cooperative for stewardship at the Hall’s Lake Natural Area. “HomeWorks Tri-County Electric’s board of directors has chosen to use unclaimed member equity to support community projects like the Hall’s Lake Natural Area,” explained Director Ed Oplinger. “When capital credits […]