First Day of Spring 2013 in Lake Wingra Watershed


The Lake Wingra Watershed is cold and snow-covered on March 20, 2013, much the same as it was on Feb. 6, 2013 when the image above was captured.  Sunrise over Lake Wingra and Ho-Nee-Um Pond at the Wingra Oak Savanna.

Sunrise over Lake Wingra and the Ho-Nee-Um Pond at the Wingra Oak Savanna.  The Lake Wingra Watershed was nine degrees Fahrenheit  and snow-covered this morning, March 20, 2013.  Conditions were much the same on Feb. 6, 2013 when this photograph  was taken.

Early morning at the Wingra Oak Savanna as it appeared on Feb. 6, 2013.  Photo by Stephen B. Glass

Early morning at the Wingra Oak Savanna on Feb. 6, 2013.   The Sandhill cranes returned to the Lake Wingra marshes a couple of weeks ago and are still dealing with a snow-covered landscape this morning.  Photo by Stephen B. Glass.

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About Steve Glass

The blogger is a restoration ecologist practicing and writing in the Midwestern United States.
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