Weather Keeping us Down

Written by Phil Thorpe
Monday, May 09, 2011

Photo of Phil Thorpe.Low cloud ceilings and some gusty winds kept us on the ground today. A slow moving low pressure system is moving across the region and from the looks of it we may be down for a few days.


Wetland flooded out of its basin.

Wetland flooded out of its basin. Photo by Phil Thorpe, USFWS

The Willow Bunch reservoir was dry on our transect in 2008 and 2009. Conditions improved last year.

The Willow Bunch reservoir was dry on our transect in 2008 and 2009. Conditions improved last year. Photo by Phil Thorpe, USFWS