Alex Wenner, facilities manager of ESGR, is now Michigan famous with two recent articles about his Mushroom hunting prowess on M-Live! Check out this link MUSHROOM WHISPERER
A quite professional film was recently made by a visitor to the ESGR: Michael Foster. It is linked here – enjoy the sights, sounds, and stories in early June at the E. S. George Reserve!
Although we can barely sense it, spring is here. Our days are longer and the sounds of spring are upon us. This report from Michael Fraker for April 13th:
... there were chorus frogs and spring peepers calling in most ponds; wood frogs also were calling in Southwest Woods, Southwest Marsh, the small pond just northwest of Crane, and West Woods Big and Little; and leopard frogs were calling in Fishhook…
there are more places to be explored!
On February 17-18, 2018 the first EEB Writing Retreat was held at the ESGR. We occupied the HillnDale house and spent both days in dedicated writing activities.
The lack of wifi was optimal for staying focused; those with flash drives or AirDrop were able to trade files, charts, or folders for reviewing! Late night activities included Ouija Board directives from beyond. Below a saturday view of Buck Hollow from the Esker Road: you can see the boardwalk and the trail to the bog.