We are officially back in the field for Season 2 of #JerseyDoodles. During the 2018 season, we're continuing to expand our efforts. In 2016 we conducted a regional survey of potential woodcock habitat in across post-industrial and non-industrial habitat in Northern New Jersey. We learned woodcock do in fact use degraded habitat such as … Continue reading 2018 Game Plan
I received this fantastic photo this morning: Not quite the redcoats, but the woodcock are coming and in fact they are already here -- and not just in Newark. Reports of large numbers of American #Woodcock in #NYC due to cold weather in the #USA. We occasionally see urban woodcock here in UK too: https://t.co/ZfwtVX86WS … Continue reading Welcome Back, Woodcock!
While for many this may be the season for mistletoe, chestnuts, and holly (the first three ecological holiday connections I could think of!), for a field ecologist this is also grant writing season. And what every good ecologist hopes for is that Santa will approve their grants. Today I am launching my first crowd-funded project … Continue reading Tis the Season!