Fall, 1997 Archives
How You Can Help Track Fall's Journey South
This fall, we are collecting field data about the 5 events listed below. Please send us news from your
site about these events! (To Report, simply press the owl button on the left and a field data form will appear.)
This Fall, Please Report:
1) Fall Monarch Butterfly Sightings
Report your monarch sightings and help track the migration.
2) Tulips PLANTED
Please let us know when you plant your garden!
3) Unpave the Way for Wildlife
Report about ways you are helping protect wildlife habitat. Click
Here for more information.
4) Fall Nature Notes
Signs of the season where you live.
5) Practice Reports
Please practice now so you'll be ready in the spring!
How You Can Help Track Spring's Journey North
Journey North's spring and fall programs are quite different. In the spring, a dozen different migrations
and signs of spring are tracked. (For a preview of next spring's program, follow the link below.) While spring
is the focus of the Journey North program, we hope the fall "Journey South" program will convey the cyclical
nature of the seasons. (Perhaps someday we may track fall and spring equally. However, as you will see in the spring,
collecting data from hundreds of observers is not an easy task. Since we don't have the staff to manage both seasons
well, data collection in the fall is much more limited.)
To Sample the Journey North Spring Program: