Great Blue Heron at Sweet Marsh - Image 364659

Kip’s Comments 3-20-16

  Species Clarifications and Identification¬† I absolutely do not want to insult anybody with this post. My intent is only to illustrate the differences between some commonly mistaken bird species now visible at Sweet Marsh and Tripoli. I am only attempting to be helpful. ¬† ¬† Species Clarification #1 – Sandhill Cranes and Great Blue …

Trumpeter Swan - Image 245952

Kip’s Comments 4-6-14

  Somebody Has To Do It After waiting months to paddle around Marten’s Lake of Sweet Marsh (Segment B), I decided today was the day. From the boat ramp there appeared to be enough open water to get a good paddling workout in without fighting ice. I was wrong. Near the posts on the east …