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Summer 2015 Preserve E-Newsletter (Aug 3)


For a report on the Preserve’s activities in 2014, read the Lakeshore Nature Preserve 2014 Annual Report.

 


Free Family Friendly Bird and Nature Walks--Every 4th Sunday!

The Friends of the Lakeshore Nature Preserve and the Madison Audubon Society have joined together to offer monthly Bird and Nature Walks--every 4th Sunday from 1:30-3:00PM. These informal outings welcome students, families and kids. Walk leaders and participants share their knowledge about the birds, animals and plants they find as they stroll the Preserve paths. Meet at the Eagle Heights Community Gardens tool shed, 3016 Lake Mendota Drive just up the hill from University Bay Drive. (Nov. 12)

 

Did you know...?

monarch butterfly

The monarch butterfly is the only butterfly known to make a two-way migration like birds do? They travel between 1,200 and 2,800 miles or more from the United States and Canada to central Mexican forests where they hibernate until spring. June marks the return of the Monarch butterfly to the Preserve. Read more about summer phenology.

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