Science of Survival Hike at Houdek Dunes Natural Area – Sat. Oct. 21 at 10am

October 21st, 2017 at 10:00am —

Photo by Jeff Lamb.

Which species of of wildlife, originally native to Leelanau County, still claim ownership of this amazing Peninsula? How are they and their plant associates preparing for the winter season during which they will be experiencing diminished solar energy and food (fuel)? Join Conservancy docents Ann McInnis, Jane Gale, and Marsha Buehler to learn and discover some of the science behind the unique adaptations seen in nature (such as the changing of tree colors) that have evolved to assist in their successful survival.