The Roads and Grounds Department will be conducting a prescribed burn today, March 21, in Big Woods. The wind direction is predicted to be from the south at 10-15 mph. The crew will start at 11:30 a.m., and the burn should be completed by 4:30. p.m.
The Roads and Grounds Department will conduct a prescribed burn today, March 15, in Discovery Woods, followed by a prescribed burn in Pine St. Woods if time allows. The predicted wind direction is south at 10-15 mph. The burn will start at 12:30 p.m. and should be completed by 4:30 p.m.
The Ecological Land Management committee will be holding its annual Winter Speaker Series virtually on March 2 and April 6. On Thursday, March 2, please join us from noon to 1 p.m., to listen to Andrew Mackay, Associate Scientist and Vector Ecologist at Illinois Natural History Survey, Prairie Research Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign discuss mosquitoes and mosquito-borne arboviruses in Illinois. On Thursday, April 6, please join us from noon to 1 p.m., to listen to Scott Meister,…