Archives: July 2013

  • Hike Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge August 17

    Floodplains and Flatwoods of Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge When: Saturday, August 17, 2013, 10:00 am–3:30 pm EDT Where: Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge, Jennings-Jackson County, Indiana Leader: Daniel W. Boone, field botanist and Certified Arborist for Bartlett Tree Expert. Trail Conditions: Mostly off-trail, but flat; conditions could be very wet, so rubber boots are recommended. Site…

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  • Call to Action: Prevent Mass Bee Poisonings

    This just in from Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation: Two weeks ago, the largest native bee kill ever recorded occurred in Wilsonville, Oregon. More than 50,000 bumble bees died when 55 linden trees were sprayed with the pesticide dinotefuran (also known as Safari) in a Target parking lot. This loss represents potentially hundreds of wild…

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