The morning of Sunday, March 30 was sunny but chilly at Goose Pond…
WSO’s 30th Annual Honey Creek Birdathon/Bandathon is Just a Few Days Away – Make a Pledge, Join the Fun!
On Monday April 14, 2014, at 7:00 pm there will be a WCC hearing held in each county. These hearings, called the spring hearings, include advisory voting on hunting and fishing rule changes proposed by DNR and a set of WCC advisory questions.
On Sunday March 9th, 28 WSO members and friends turned out at the marina in Sheboygan for our early spring Lake Michigan field trip. Skies were clear to partly cloudy with temps hovering around 15 degrees and the winds mostly to our back at about 5-10 mph. We all probably should have brought ice skates and hockey sticks because the only visible open water was several hundred yards out from the Sheboygan harbor.
Late last fall, the WSO Records Committee met to examine the current review list and decide what species still require additional documentation. The WSO website has undergone some recent updates and we wanted to make sure that the review list is up to date as well. We ended up removing ten species from the review list everywhere and an additional three species only require documentation if observed away from the Great Lakes.