Posts Tagged ‘nature’
If your not from Wisconsin you wouldn’t know that Marinette County holds the keys to the most waterfalls in the state. Yesterday we took the kids to the north woods and visited three of them. One of them we didn’t have to really hike to. The others you had to hike the trails. They are beautiful and breath taking. Many people had the idea to stop and see the different falls. The colors are starting to turn but they are not quite at the peak yet. If you go to US Highway 2 in Michigan and go north they are peaking up there. The county parks there do charge a $3.00 fee, however that tag is good for all county parks that day.
In celebration of Earth Day’s 40th Anniversary, the beloved and award winning BBC Earth series Planet Earth is now available on iTunes with a special, one-time free episode download (“Pole to Pole”) from April 12 – 26, 2010.
This jaw-dropping, 11-part series from the BBC’s Natural History Unit presents the epic story of life on Earth. Series producer Alastair Fothergrill and his team spent four years in production, over 2,000 days in the field, using 71 cameramen filming across 204 locations in 62 countries to capture the ultimate portrait of our planet. It has garnered legions of fans and universal critical acclaim with the Oprah Magazine saying “It is the most beautiful, wondrous and truly majestic series – the best thing I’ve ever seen on TV.” Using a budget of unprecedented proportions and captured on HD television or HD handheld device like the Apple iPad which launch on April 3rd.