Nature Prepares for Winter at Kehl Lake — Saturday October 22nd 10:00 am

October 22nd, 2016 at 10:00am — photo date/id to order a print: click the pic to view on black https://leelanauconservancy.org/¬†Explore this biologically diverse Natural Area with docents Ann McInnis and Jane Gale as the cooler seasons approach. What are some clues that signal to plants and animals that preparations are needed in order to survive a Leelanau winter and what are some of those preparations? Why do some trees drop their leaves after changing colors? How do mushrooms fit into this picture? What are some strategies used by animals to survive as they remain inactive or active all winter? Many questions lead to new Nature discoveries…and lots of fun learning…..maybe even more fun than indoor electronic thingies?!