Schmeeckle Reserve Nature Program Videos


Join our student naturalists and explore the amazing outdoors of Schmeeckle Reserve! Due to COVID-19 precaution measures, public nature programs had attendance caps in fall 2020. But you can still enjoy them virtually by watching the videos below! All programs were created by talented UW-Stevens Point students in the environmental education and interpretation program.

  • Family Nature Programs: These 20-30 minute family-friendly programs are created for all ages. Explore a variety of nature-themed topics to inspire your outdoor adventures.
  • Nature NotesThese 5-minute programs for all ages explore the seasonal plants and wildlife of Schmeeckle Reserve.

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Family Nature Programs

These 20-30 minute family-friendly programs are created for all ages. Explore a variety a nature-themed topics presented by UW-Stevens Point students in the environmental education and interpretation program.

 

Birds Fly South: See Them Before They're Gone: Presented by Regina Lobner



Cicadas: Captivating Tree-Crickets: Presented by John Roth



Schmeeckle Oddities: Presented by Mara Salfer



What if Wildlife Used Social Media? Presented by Amber VanDenHeuvel



Finding Fungi with this Fun-guy: Presented by Ben Goldner



Underwater Wonders: Presented by Aleesha Splinter



Into the Arachnid-Verse: Presented by Cameron Dunn


The Competitive Hunter Game Show: Presented by Josie Peck

 

Preparing for Winter: Presented by Hannah Pannell

 

The Cold-blooded Lifeblood of Schmeeckle: Presented by Tyler Zink

 


Nature Notes

These 5-minute fun programs for all ages explore the seasonal plants and wildlife of Schmeeckle Reserve.

 

Peach and Pirate the Painted Turtles: Presented by Mara Salfer


Brown Creepers: Presented by John Roth


Eastern Chipmunks: Presented by Regina Lobner


Hoary Bats: Presented by Amber VanDenHeuvel


North American Porcupines: Presented by Josie Peck


North American Crows: Presented by Benjamin Goldner


White-tailed Deer: Presented by Aleesha Splinter


Conifer Forests: Presented by Hannah Pannell