Weekly Wrap-up: September 27 - October 3, 2019
Our best stories from around the web and social media each week.
Did you know that water skiing was invented in Minnesota in 1922? People aren’t the only ones getting in on the action! American white pelicans use their large webbed feet like water skis for graceful landings. https://t.co/sJArI76OYU pic.twitter.com/N2XWQJVa7j— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) September 28, 2019
We spotted this melanistic gray squirrel in Minnesota. Even though it's the same species as a typical gray squirrel, it has black pigment! This can also occur in fox squirrels. pic.twitter.com/A6rWxFwJzS— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) October 2, 2019
Want to collect milkweed seeds? Learn how we collect and process seeds to create pollinator habitat and how you can scale this process for your own yard! https://t.co/yyEWTDZeI8 pic.twitter.com/4SmyH2Up4c— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) October 1, 2019
Looking to sharpen your #archery skills? Iron River National Fish Hatchery in #Wisconsin has a brand new 3D walking archery range! Enjoy 16 lanes of archery targets, all completely free. pic.twitter.com/F0gLCM3NU3— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) September 29, 2019
While moose are active all day long, they are most active during dawn and dusk as they forage and bulk up for winter. Remember to keep a safe distance of 50 feet or more from moose. pic.twitter.com/wMaLDBG9Ju— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) September 27, 2019