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...
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...
Monarch Populations Rising

Monarch Populations Rising

The numbers were just released for the monarch wintering populations, and the data shows that the monarch population is increasing. Thanks to conservation efforts and exceptional weather conditions during the breeding season, the population is up 144% from last year....