I wrote a piece about my experience and the research being done for the station's newsletter. It's called "River Time." Please take a look if you're interested (pp. 4–7).
Just looking at these pictures makes me feel happy and very, very fortunate.
|Pine Needles Cabin|
|My writing perch|
|I don't know what kind of turtle this is, but I also saw a snapping turtle |
and a painted turtle during my stay at Pine Needles.
|Oriole and cowbird singing a duet|
|My thieving friend|
|Out in my canoe|
|River views from my bluff|
|Restoring prairie in southern Minnesota|
|Taking water samples in a St. Croix tributary|
|Purple coneflower, Echinacea purpurea|
|Golden alexander and squirrelgrass|