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Phenology Student Reports: 12/15/20

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Katie Carter
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Turtle River Lake Sunset, Turtle River, MN

Phenology is the biological nature of events as they relate to climate.  Phenology Talkbacks are an opportunity for students and listeners to connect with the station about nature.  Each week, resident phenologist John Latimer gathers the phenological correspondence and classroom observations sent his way.  He shares and discusses them every Tuesday morning during the Phenology Show. 

Student Reports for this week are below! 

Kelliher kids report cedar waxwings and note the difficulty in identifying little brown birds...

Animal tracks abound in this report from Hill City...

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Hill City Classroom Phenology 12/15/20

North Shore Community School  students connect phenology and math in their report...

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North Shore Community Classroom Phenology 12/15/20

And in Pike Lake, ice skating on smooth lakes reigns until the snow falls. 

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Pike Lake Classroom Phenology 12/15/20

What's going on at your place? 

If you have a question or observation you'd like to share, send an email or leave a voice message at 218-999-9876!   If you are a teacher interested in getting the phenology program going in your classroom, send John an email!  He's got a whole curriculum he can send your way.

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