Project OverviewAn overview of the problem and the HEE goals and objectives.
Research ActivitiesThe various research projects taking place at the HEE.
PeopleThe researchers and staff operating the HEE.
PartnersThe partnering organizations that make the HEE possible.
While the morning started out cloudy, by the afternoon we had beautiful weather for our last prescribed burn for the spring! We’ll be studying how these burns affect wildlife and vegetation on our research sites.2
Welcome to #BarkingUpATree - the tree bark ID quiz!
To play, reply with your guess of tree species using common or scientific name
Today’s photo comes from an ~30cm diameter tree in southern Michigan
I’ll be back in one hour to reveal the ID. Good luck!
We know spring has truly arrived on the HEE when spring ephemerals like these trout lilies bloom! Trout lilies and other spring wildflowers bloom in the brief window before leaf-off when the soil first starts to warm.
Do you have a favorite spring ephemeral?