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Snow dance

Snow dance

PLAY | 05:25

Fred Smith is a volunteer producer at WTIP North Shore Community Radio. Each week, he shares his perspectives through Wildersmith on the Gunflint.

Fall recap

Fall recap

WTIP’s CJ Heithoff talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the fall season so far, including what reasons may have contributed to the spectacular fall colors we enjoyed in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 06:28
Monarchs

Monarchs

WTIP’s CJ Heithoff talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the incredible migration journey that Monarchs go on every year in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 09:59
Yellow birch

Yellow birch

It’s the fall color season along the North Shore! WTIP’s CJ Heithoff talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about a particular tree that can stand out this time of year, the Yellow birch, in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 11:02
Gypsy Moths

Gypsy Moths

If you’ve been outside at night with a light on recently, you’ve likely encountered gypsy moths. Did you know that these moths only live for about two weeks?

PLAY | 11:13
Humongous fungus

Humongous fungus

Honey mushrooms and other fungi have been found in abundance this year. WTIP’s CJ Heithoff talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about the world of fungi in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 08:41
Ghost Plant

Ghost Plant

Monotropa uniflora, known to many as Indian Pipe or Ghost Plant is a perennial wildflower found throughout the United States. However, according to the U.S. Forest Service, it’s not a commonly encountered wildflower.

PLAY | 08:24
Crows

Crows

Did you know that crows are incredibly intelligent birds? WTIP’s CJ Heithoff talks all things crows with naturalist Chel Anderson in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 07:00
Changing summer

Changing summer

The woods and waters along the North Shore often undergo dramatic changes during the summer months. Naturalist Chel Anderson describes the changes she’s noticed recently in this edition of North Woods Phenology.

PLAY | 08:00
Paddle Minnesota: Interview with author Robin Radcliffe and illustrator Consie Powell

Paddle Minnesota: Interview with author Robin Radcliffe and illustrator Consie Powell

Today, we’re celebrating the life of master canoe builder Joe Seliga, captured in a new children’s book “Canoeman Joe”.
Jim Gallagher talks with author Robin Radcliffe and illustrator Consie Powell about producing this biography of Joe.

PLAY | 13:43
The wild rice harvest on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation

The wild rice harvest on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation

It’s the beginning of fall here in northern Minnesota, and Paddle Minnesota, producer Jim Gallagher talks with band members from the Leech Lake Indian Reservation about the wild rice harvest that is going on now.

PLAY | 08:45

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