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November 03 2001

  • November and December plans:
    • Finish laying out hay bales on swales
    • Begin erosion control of swales in northeast corner opening
    • Be on the lookout for Johnson grass or other weeds sprouting from bales. Remove them
    • Lay out additional swales below homesite to manage rainwater runoff
    • Remove some more box elders and all chinaberries from river bottom
    • Create swales along river bottom
    • Plant trees
    • Plan bird watch for next spring

Posted in 2001 Journal

October 27 2001

  • Removed box elders at river bottom below central fenceline for view
  • Removed re-growth of chinaberry suckers from stumps at river
  • Planted seeds throughout

Posted in 2001 Journal, Habitat

October 27 2001

Heard turkeys at dusk at river

Posted in 2001 Journal, Census

September 28 2001

  • Lizard
  • Chickadee
  • Titmice
  • Scrub jay
  • Butterfly
  • Garden spider eating red wasp
  • Mud dauber wasp
  • Heard raccoon
  • Heard turkey

Posted in 2001 Journal, Census

September 28 2001

Added 50 foot long swale with hay bales uphill of water trough

Posted in 2001 Journal, Erosion

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