Naturalist Life

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Tap tap tap tap…

Posted By Wolf Ridge Naturalist
February 3, 2014

Tap tap tap tap…tap tap tap, I hear a woodpecker making loud noises as I walk to the dining hall. I stop to look and see if I can’t see who is responsible for the noise and see a Downy Woodpecker high in a tree drumming away. While it might not seem like spring is […]

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How Long Will Jacques Be Able to Paddle?

Posted By Wolf Ridge Naturalist
November 12, 2013

It’s that time of the year again when Wolf Lake is starting to freeze over. The water has recently turned over and is starting to freeze around the edges of the lake that are in the shade. In the past Wolf Lake has frozen anywhere from October 28th to December 7 with the average date […]

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