Monday, May 16, 2022
Amity House

Julie Geiss reunites with longtime friends and explores Richfield Heritage Preserve.
Monarch butterfly

Julie Geiss recalls a monarch butterfly migration she was lucky enough to witness during her youth.
disc golf

Julie Geiss and her family recently took up disc golf. Their most recent trip was close to home at the Mill Creek MetroPark farm in Canfield.
tomatoes

Julie Geiss takes us back to the end of summer sometime in the 1980s, during a time of sibling rivalries and prized Egyptian heirloom tomatoes.
bullfrog

Join Julie Geiss and her crew as they embark on “Operation Bullfrog” late at night under the cover of darkness.
Eastern spiny softshell turtle

Julie Geiss explains how her woods and fields became Neverland this summer as her sons and their cousins became Lost Boys in search of new adventures.
Swallow Falls State Park

Julie Geiss and her family visit Swallow Falls State Park in Garrett County, Maryland.
yellow sweet clover

Julie Geiss outlines some invasive plant species spreading within the U.S. today and ponders the best management techniques.
Badlands National Park

Yellow sweet clover is appealing to the eye but damaging to the land in a mixed-grass prairie, like the one at Badlands National Park.
The Linesville Spillway is home to ravenous carp. (Julie Geiss photo)

Julie Geiss and her family recently visited the Linesville Spillway at Pymatuning State Park to feed the ravenous carp at the well-known "bowl."