2020 River Otter Survey

2020 River Otter Survey

  Ohio has seen a resurgence of various wildlife species within the state in some part due to reintroduction efforts by Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR)-Division of Wildlife. One such success story involves the river otter. River otters were...
Another Successful Hunt!

Another Successful Hunt!

  During the week of Ohio’s 2019 Deer Gun Season, Seneca Conservation District (SCD) and the Tiffin-Seneca County Izaak Walton League (Ike’s) co-hosted the Impaired Mobility Deer Hunt at Miller Farm. This year, we celebrated the 21st annual hunt. This hunt is...
2020 Muzzleloader Hunt at Miller Farm

2020 Muzzleloader Hunt at Miller Farm

With deer gun season passed, muzzleloader season is fast approaching! Seneca Conservation District will once again be holding a muzzleloader deer hunt January 4th-7th. The hunt will take place at Miller Conservation Farm– 80 acres of fantastic deer habitat. Each...
The 2019-2020 Christmas Bird Count

The 2019-2020 Christmas Bird Count

Each year, during the time period of December 14th through January 5th, the National Audubon Society (NAS) sponsors the annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC). The CBC is the longest-running citizen scientific survey in the world.  This event was started on Christmas Day...
Bird Banding at Miller Farm

Bird Banding at Miller Farm

  “Wind coming from the north at 4 miles-per-hour”, Coffman uttered while standing in the parking lot at Miller Farm. Coffman added that any north wind may be advantageous for his work tonight.  On this cool, mid-October evening, my wife and I met with Jim...
Chainsaw Workshop at Miller Farm

Chainsaw Workshop at Miller Farm

Chainsaws have become an everyday tool for a wide variety of individuals. Homeowners use them to cut firewood and to do general tree trimming around their homes. Farmers find them very useful for clearing land, trimming trees, and cutting firewood. Regardless of how...