Monthly Archives: March 2016

Preventing Tick Bites

Today was “Tick Treatment” Day at the PGT. Every year in early spring I dip all of our outdoor clothing in permethrin to prevent tick and chigger bites. I prefer this to using insect repellants like DEET which is found … Continue reading

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Rookery Overlook

This new shelter looking over Hiller’s Creek was finished yesterday. It is an easy 15-minute walk from the PGT Visitor Center. With the shade from the roof and a comfortable bench it should be a great place for a picnic … Continue reading

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PGT a Birding Hotspot

Birdwatching Magazine calls the Prairie Garden Trust a “Birding Hotspot”. Take a look at the this link or if you have a copy of the April 2016 magazine go to page 47. Birdwatching is my favorite birding magazine. Not only … Continue reading

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