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Archery in the Schools

Photo of students at national archery in the schools tournament.
Photo of students at national archery in the schools tournament. More

Area Extreme JAKES Event Hosted by NWTF at Rover Gun Club

Area Extreme JAKES Event Hosted by NWTF at Rover Gun Club
Area Extreme JAKES Event Hosted by NWTF at Rover Gun Club More

Area MDC agents assist beginning giggers get ready for their first trip

Area MDC agents assist beginning giggers get ready for their first trip
Area MDC agents assist beginning giggers get ready for their first trip More

Arriving at Cupola Pond

The trail above Cupola Pond offers a good view of the pond.
The trail above Cupola Pond offers a good view of the entire pond before the trees leaf out. More

Artist Conk

Photo of an artist conk, a woody, semicircular, brownish bracket fungus
The artist conk is a woody, semicircular, brownish bracket with a white underside that bruises dark gray to black. It grows on dead wood or in wounds of living deciduous trees. More

Artist Conk

Photo of artist conk, woody bracket fungus on tree shown from side
Artist conks grow singly or in groups of up to several on dead wood or in wounds of living deciduous trees. This species takes nourishment from rotting wood or as a parasite on living wood. More

Artist Conk

Photo of artist conk, a woody, tan bracket fungus, shown from top
Artist conks can be seen year-round. The cap is shelflike, semicircular, and brown to grayish black. The texture is woody and they can be warty or zoned. They are very hard and are not shiny. More

Ash Tree Bolete

Photo of two ash tree boletes, tan pored mushrooms, one overturned showing pores
The ash tree bolete is a pored mushroom with a brownish, wavy cap, an off-center stalk, and clearly defined pores. It grows scattered on the ground near ash trees. More

Asian Carp Cleaning

Vince Travnichek and Jackson Landers prepare Asian carp for cooking.
Vince Travnichek and Jackson Landers are using an electric knife and a filet knife to prepare carp for cooking. More