That’s “American” Marten!

Zach sent this great photo for our post. Marten #13 doesn't look too happy to have his picture taken!

Zach sent this great photo for our post. Marten #13 doesn’t look too happy to have his picture taken!

Not Pine, American!

Last Friday Iron County Conservation Specialist Zach Wilson gave us a great talk on the American Marten, and described his efforts to identify and track them in the woods in our area with the help of local high school students.  Thanks, Zach, for a very interesting afternoon! For anyone who wants to follow up,  the Wisconsin DNR’s page on American Martens is here, the Iron County Land & Water Conservation’s web page is here, and their Facebook page is here.

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2 Responses

  1. I learned a lot including that the Pine Marten lives in Europe and the American Marten obviously lives here. It’s great to have opportunities like this to learn more and share! thanks!

  2. […] August, we enjoyed a presentation by Zach Wilson, of the Iron County Land & Water Conservation Department, about his research on the American […]

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