Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary will host Birds and Beer on Thursday, June 14, at the The Getaway Bar & Brill in Sarona. Birds and Beer is a series held on the second Thursday of each month at a different location. Attendees socialize with other nature enthusiasts over snacks and beverages, and enjoy an engaging presentation from a regional expert in a happy-hour atmosphere. Registration begins at 5:30 pm, with the program starting at 6:00 pm. Participants are welcome to stick around after the presentation for discussion and conversation.
This month’s speaker is Valerie Johnson, owner of Ace Forest Services LLC, certified forester and MS in natural resource management-forestry from UW-Stevens Point. Learn about the elusive lifestyle of the woodcock and find out why it goes by a handful of different nicknames such as the timberdoodle, mudbat and bogsucker.