The natural world is loaded with interesting learning opportunities, and the Forest Preserve District of Kane County has over 20,000 acres to explore! Stay up-to-date with the latest happenings in the District, and have some fun with Naturalist Josh Libman as we highlight the wonderful ways to enjoy our open spaces.
Step off the trail and into a fairytale as we learn about spring ephemeral wildflowers!
Thanks to Noel, Connie, and April for providing audio this episode.
Music in this episode comes from The Four Seasons Ballet by Giuseppe Verdi.
Ring in the New Year with Ranger Josh! We’ll explore the health benefits of spending time in the great outdoors, and hear some nature resolutions from our listeners. See you all next year!
Special thanks to April, Owen, Amelia, Noel, Burt, and Connie for contributing audio this episode. You guys are awesome!
Let's get to know the creepy, crawly inhabitants of our woodlands, prairies, and households! Special thanks to Kelli, Marissa, Nate, Jeanette, Rachel, and my Momma for providing audio this episode.
For more information check out Singing Insects of North America
We're getting wet n' wild with our local amphibian friends! For more information, check out the Calling Frog Survey through the Chicago Academy of Sciences.
A big thanks to Connie, Noel, Brittany, Theo, Ben and Jeanette for contributing audio this episode!
The pilot episode of Out and About is all about birds!
Species mentioned in this episode include:
A big thanks to Connie, Chuck, Noel, Marissa and Vivian for playing along with me - I couldn't have done it without you!