Head to Crex March 5 for a mammal workshop

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  1. By Northwest Region February 19, 2016

    Contact(s): Kristi Pupak, DNR wildlife conservation educator, 715-463-2739

    GRANTSBURG, Wis. - Join Chris Cold, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources wildlife technician, Saturday, March 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for a hands-on Mammal Workshop at Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area.

    This five hour workshop will include a hands-on lab with a snowshoe tracking component - participants will learn more about the natural history, identification, ecology and biology of mammals in Wisconsin.

    Those interested in attending the workshop are encouraged to bring a lunch, water bottle, camera, and appropriate clothing for walking in deep snow conditions. Snacks, refreshments, and workshop materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required - space is limited to 20 adults.

    For more information, contact Kristi Pupak, DNR wildlife conservation educator, at 715-463-2739. Crex Meadows State Wildlife Area is located at 102 East Crex Ave., Grantsburg, Wis.

    Wildlife conservation education programs are supported by Friends of Crex. For more information, visit www.crexmeadows.org [EXIT DNR] or follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and www.meetup.com.

    Please report your Crex wildlife observations via email: [email protected].

    Last Revised: Friday, February 19, 2016