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News: Bat White-Nose Syndrome Pushing West into Wisconsin
posted Apr 17, 2014 by AJ Heil
As of last week, the first confirmed presence of White-Nose Syndrome was found in Grant County of Southwestern Wisconsin.  White-Nose Syndome is a bat disease that has spread to 23 states and killed up to 5 million bats in the past decade.  WNS is deadly to...
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Interview: Understanding Cave Closures and White-Nose Syndrome
posted Apr 16, 2014 by AJ Heil
Jennifer Redell is a Cave & Mine Specialist for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) and the Bureau of Natural Heritage Conservation.  The photos included here are from caving activities of guided groups in Southeastern Minnesota that demonstrate ethical caving activities in areas free from White-Nose Syndrome. Tripleblaze: In...
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Review: Hennessy Hammock Deep Jungle XL
posted Apr 15, 2014 by Jim Hodgson
Hammockin' I have been itching to try hammock camping for years now. I've seen them around at campgrounds and heard about how great they are from owners, but, until now, never actually heaved my carcass into one and spent the night there. Let me just go ahead...
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Review: Granite Gear Water Bucket and Kitchen Sink
posted Apr 14, 2014 by AJ Heil
Every once in a while, I run across some gear that makes outdoor life a whole lot easier and more enjoyable. Granite Gear's Water Bucket and Kitchen Sink combo are two of those products that relive stress and ease burdens, especially when with groups of people! The...
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We have a similar kitchen sink and LOVE it!
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