Cakes at the Lake: Lovely Loons
June 24 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
June 24 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
$5 – $8
Cakes at the Lake is an all-you-care-to-eat breakfast which features buttermilk and specialty pancakes, sausage, fresh fruit, and beverages. Following the breakfast, guests are encouraged to stay for the free nature program sponsored by Long Lake Preservation Association. To learn more about our Cakes at the Lake series or to see what other topics we have planned for our Cakes at the Lake programs, click here.
Breakfast: 8:00 am – 9:45 am; Program: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Program Fee: $8/person; $5/child (ages 4-12 years old); Free for children ages 3 & under
Location: Hunt Hill Audubon Sanctuary
Lovely Loons with Dr. Lauren Wentz
Join Dr. Lauren Wentz as she share insights into the ecology and behavior of loons, including their vocalizations, and the importance of these iconic birds in Northwoods ecosystems.
Dr. Lauren Wentz, Professor of Biology at the UW-Eau Claire – Barron County, has studied loons and their behavior for more than 30 years, with field studies in northern Wisconsin, the U.P. of Michigan, and southcentral Alaska. Her particular expertise is in the analysis of bird sounds (bioacoustics), but she has a passion for understanding the ecological landscapes in which birds vocalize.
Registration is not required, but strongly encouraged.
Ways to Register for a Program:
- Select the BROWSE & REGISTER to register online.
- Call 715-635-6543 & pay via credit card over the phone (Mon-Fri, 9:00am-4:00pm).
- Visit office. Note: Check and cash are also accepted when registering in-person.