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North Woods Naturalist

Sunrise west harbor  from the Sunrise Series by Stephan Hoglund

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Chel Anderson
Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. She lives in the Hovland area and keeps close tabs on daily changes happening in the great outdoors. She shares her insights with WTIP listeners every Tuesday during North Shore Morning and North Shore Digest.  Subscribe to our North Woods Naturalist podcast.

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Autumn has arrived...! (Photo by Bryan Hansel)

North Woods Naturalist: Signs of autumn

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel talks about some of the signs of autumn in our woods and waters.

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Common Nighthawk. Photo by Eric Ellingson via Flickr and Creative Commons (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/)

North Woods Naturalist: Nighthawks and dog-day cicadas

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel talks about two common sightings in our area this time of year - nighthawks and dog-day cicadas.

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Photo by Rosie Rosenberger via Flickr and Creative Commons (creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/)

North Woods Naturalist: Burgeoning of summer

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel talks about the many happenings in our woods and waters as we head into the summer season.

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Black Ash. Submitted photo

North Woods Naturalist: Early summer

With the warmer temperatures over the past week, it's feeling like an early summer.  Naturalist Chel Anderson describes her latest observations in our woods and waters as we transition out of spring.

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Photo by Jessica Bolser/USFWS.

North Woods Naturalist - May 19

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel talks about the spring activities she's been seeing in our woods and waters.

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Photo by Gary Siesennop

North Woods Naturalist: Spring so far

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist. In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel talks about all the spring activities she's seen so far in our woods and waters.

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Photo by Dennis Chick.

North Woods Naturalist: Signs of spring

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist.  Chel talks about the signs of spring in this edition of North Woods Naturalist.

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North Brule River at Greenwood Road. Photo by Gary Siesennop

North Woods Naturalist: Spring Changes

In this edition of North Woods Naturalist, Chel Anderson talks about the on and off again spring we've been experiencing over the past few weeks.

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North Woods Naturalist - April 14

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now.

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North Woods Naturalist - April 7

Chel Anderson is a botanist and plant ecologist and she joins us periodically to report on what she’s seeing in our woods and waters right now.

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