Winter Tracking Fever

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By Lindsay VanMieghem Over the past few weeks, I have been introduced to the world of winter tracking by local expert Ann Christensen. Even though my skills are about as advanced as recognizing a hole in the snow as a possible track and I rely heavily on the help of my Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains guide book, … Read More

Lindsay VanMieghemWinter Tracking Fever

Mark Your Calendars: ERC’s Winter Programs

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By Lindsay VanMieghem As winter fast approaches the Wood River Valley, the fresh snow provides new and exciting ways to get outside and explore all that nature has to offer. Over the next few months, the ERC will once again be partnering with two local experts in birding and tracking to offer the community opportunities to better understand the wildlife … Read More

Lindsay VanMieghemMark Your Calendars: ERC’s Winter Programs

Stories from Science After School

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By Lindsay VanMieghem  Last week marked the end of our fall Science After School (SAS) sessions. For the past six weeks, 25 students from Hemingway STEAM School and Bellevue Elementary School met on Tuesdays and Thursdays, respectively, to learn more about environmental science. It was through research, exploration, games, journaling and more that they were able to better understand topics … Read More

Lindsay VanMieghemStories from Science After School

ERC Presents Jackson Hole WILD on Tour

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By Alisa McGowan The Environmental Resource Center (ERC) presents Jackson Hole WILD on Tour on Thursday, November 8 at 7PM at the Sun Valley Opera House. This special night will showcase Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival favorites and award winners. Films will bring you on a journey to discover fascinating wildlife worldwide and in our own backyard. Films will highlight encouraging … Read More

Alisa McGowanERC Presents Jackson Hole WILD on Tour

Pesticide Action: Stories from the Field

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In summer 2018, the ERC hosted two Pesticide Action interns, Ben Brunelle and Grace Stribling-Hough. Each summer, the efforts of the Pesticide Action interns are integral in furthering the ERC’s and United States Forest Service’s (USFS) efforts in providing safe methods for noxious weed control. The Pesticide Action interns work to maintain an insectary in Sun Valley that is raising … Read More

Alisa McGowanPesticide Action: Stories from the Field