Images from the EEB Field Trip

Upper Mississippi River, 1998


Loading up in Ames

Arrival in Lansing, IA

Deciding how to store the canoes

 

Crew of the S&S Gloria Steinem

 

A barge being pushed down the river

 

Typical view of the wooded bluffs along the river

 

Find the nests

 

 

Double-crested Cormorant carrying nest material

 

False Map Turtle

 

Great Egret

Majestic flight of the Great Blue Heron

 

Great Blue Heron

Roosting Lesser Nighthawk

 

Curt, what happened!

Mussel search

Trying to beat the rainstorm

Sweeping the upper deck

Trip's about over :-(