Monthly Archives: June 2011

Frog and Toad Page Updated

The Frog and Toad Calls page on the Friends of the Cache Watershed website has recently been updated to include more photos. Continue reading

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Thank You Volunteers

Dear Cache River Nature Fest Volunteer,

On behalf of the Friends of the Cache River Watershed and the Cache River Joint Venture Partnership, thank you for your recent contributions of time and efforts to the 2011 Cache River Nature Fest. Continue reading

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Nature Fest 2011 Photos

Here are a few photos from Nature Fest last weekend. As more come in we’ll post them here.

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Cache River Watershed Research Thesis Defense This Wednesday!

Kaleb Heinrich will be defending his thesis entitled “Insect emergence and riparian bird responses to rock weir construction in the Cache River basin” this Wed., June 8, at 2:30 pm at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in Life Sciences room 367. Everyone who is interested in the Cache Watershed is encouraged and invited to attend. Continue reading

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Cache River Nature Fest–This Weekend!!

June 4th, 2011 Saturday
Cache River Wetlands Center
8885 State Route 37 South, Cypress, IL 62923
Events & Outings
8:00 am – 4:00 pm Rain or Shine!

Guided Hikes & *Canoe Tours
Swamp Ecology Exhibits & Film
*Nature Journaling Workshop
Free Native Trees
Live Wildlife Exhibits: Fish, Snakes, & Turtles of the “Cache”!
Eagle Viewing
Wild Bird Banding Demonstrations
Games & Activities: Ecological [...]

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