Dow Digital Science Center

Wetlands

Cattail Measurement tool at Forest Hill Nature Area.

Above, you can see a video from the cattail observation camera at the Forest Hill Nature Area. A live feed will be available soon.

Content from this page is courtesy of Eric Buhr.

Please feel free to contact Eric via email with ideas, suggestions and/or comments regarding this project.

Purpose

To give real-time video and select archived photos of cattails growing in Grebe Pond at the Forest Hill Nature Area.

These photos can be used to:

  • Plot cattail growth during spring and summer.
  • Observe changes in the pond environment’s other vegetation.
  • Observe animal activity on the pond such as waterfowl.
  • Observe changes in the landscape surrounding the pond as seasons change.

 

Trail Water measurement tool for Data Collection

 

Water Levels

 

Cattail Measurement tool at Forest Hill Nature Area.

 

Cattail Measurement tool on the trail at Forest hill.

 


Cattails and Culture