"Sensational September" is now over, and naturalist and author Larry Weber notes that, despite what you may think, September was actually 2 degrees warmer than normal. Not many hot days, but there were also not many chilly days. But there was also about 1.5 inches more precipitation than usual.
August was awesome, but Naturalist and author Larry Weber explains why September is wonderful. too. Among many things to note: Bird migration is underway and next week will be a prime week to view raptors at Hawk Ridge. It's also "turtle time," with baby snapping turtles emerging from their nests. Leaves are starting to change and some late-season wildflowers are blooming too.