Fish Tales Lecture Series Continues Thursday

This Thursday will be the 3rd presentation of this year’s Fish Tales Lecture Series, an educational outreach of Crossroads at Big Creek, in partnership with the Door County Library. This time, the speaker will be Dr. Emily Tyner, the Director of Freshwater Strategy at UW-Green Bay. She will discuss the research, monitoring, and outreach possibilities an estuary research reserve would bring to this area. Local … Continue reading

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Fish Tales Lecture Thursday at Crossroads

This Thursday will be the 2nd presentation of this year’s Fish Tales lecture series, an educational outreach of Crossroads at Big Creek, in partnership with the Door County Library. This time, the speaker will be Dr. Patrick Forsythe of the UWGB Aquatic Ecology and Fisheries Laboratory. Local retired fish biologist Mark Holey shares with us Dr. Forsythe’s work with sturgeon in the Menominee River… Thursday’s … Continue reading

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New Staff Structure at Crossroads at Big Creek

The Crossroads at Big Creek Learning Center and Nature Preserve in Sturgeon Bay has made some recent changes to their staff structure. Coggin Heeringa has been the Crossroads’ Director since 2001, and until 2017 she was the only full-time staff member. Under her leadership the organization grew from 60 acres on one preserve to just under 200 acres covering three preserves – Big Creek, the … Continue reading

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