Time: August 18, 2012 at 11am to August 19, 2012 at 4pm
Location: Aldo Leopold Nature Center
Street: 330 Femrite Drive
Website or Map: http://www.naturenet.com/alnc…
Phone: 608-221-0404 x1
Event Type: special, event
Organized By: Alanna Medearis
Latest Activity: Jul 27, 2012
What kinds of plants and animals live in your backyard? How do your local ecosystems work? How does nature change over the seasons, and how are these seasons changing over time? Learn how keeping records can improve your relationship with nature and provide a unique perspective on our planet’s systems and cycles. At this month’s Wonder Weekend, you and your family can have fun with phenology – explore a variety of nature records and techniques, practice on our grounds, and find the journaling style that works for you. Learn how to get started, get tips from experts, enjoy hands-on journaling activities, check out displays and nature photography, and more!
Phenology Wheels: Earth Observation Where You Live presentation by Anne Forbes (Partners in Place, LLC) – 1pm Saturday and Sunday
Learn about tracking your nature observations on a circular, year-round journal and get started on a sample phenology wheel to take home! Find out more about the presentation at http://partnersinplace.com/.