A Blog About Nature in Our DuPage Forest Preserves
Glenn Perricone is the STEM and school outreach coordinator at Fullersburg Woods Nature Education Center in Oak Brook. He enjoys teaching natural history through hands-on experiences and you’ll often see him at STEM events or student-engagement fairs. He has a B.A. in biology and is working towards his M.A. in biology with a focus on community-based conservation and experiential learning.
While out birding at Blackwell Forest Preserve the other day, a very curious pair of trail users caught up to me and inquired about all the brown ducks on the water. What species were they? Where were all the mallards?