Category Archives: Nature Week

Spring Time

This year spring is arriving early, but of course with the weather, that could all change soon and we could find ourselves with another snowstorm soon.  However, according to the 10 day forecast, both day and night will be above … Continue reading

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Winter Sunrise Time Lapse and Photos

Short trip down to the lake this morning to watch the sunrise over Lake Winnebago.  It was cold, but not bad for this time of year.  

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Aerial Drone Photography of Lakes and Wetlands

Aerial photography really changes the way you look at the landscape.  You can see so much more through the eyes of a bird.  New patterns emerge, and unseen wonders not visible from the ground.  As a scientist I can see … Continue reading

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Bald Eagle Watching in Oshkosh, WI

Winter finally arrived to the area and with the open water giving way to ice, the ducks, geese, gulls and Bald Eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) are concentrating on the few patches of available water on the rivers.  In the city of Oshkosh … Continue reading

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Snowy Wisconsin

December in Northern Wisconsin usually equals plenty of snow, but this year it has been lacking, until the last few days.  Here are a few photos from a trip I took earlier this December in the Eagle River area. Since … Continue reading

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Spectacular Night for Northern Lights

On November 1st I received this email from spaceweather.com “GEOMAGNETIC STORM WARNING: A high-speed stream of solar wind is about to hit Earth’s magnetic field, prompting NOAA forecasters to estimate an 85% to 90% chance of geomagnetic storms on Nov. … Continue reading

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Fall In Northern Wisconsin – Photo Gallery

It was a beautiful weekend for a fall camping trip in the North Woods of Wisconsin.  My father and I set up our tent beside a small lake in the Nicolet National Forest, did some hiking, and I wandered around … Continue reading

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Nature Calling Spring

Nature Week It is like nature wakes and calls to all the other creatures and plants.  They rise to greet the sun and shun the cruel dead of winter… It was another beautiful week last week and I can’t wait … Continue reading

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Woodland Spring

This last week I had the chance to visit several forested areas and witness the blooming of some of the early spring woodland flowers.  The wildflowers I encountered most frequently were White Trout Lily, Bloodroot, and Sharp-lobed Anemone.  While these … Continue reading

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Spring Rolls Along

Nature Week Last week was another advancement of spring with The above video begins with a time lapse of the River, and some other footage of the rivers as well.    I put together a time lapse of leopard frog … Continue reading

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