Program highlights importance of crayfish in Mississippi ecosystems, offers experience collecting crayfish firsthand

Article by Maggie Smith, Green Student Intern & UM English major Crayfish—commonly called crawfish— are on everyone’s mind this time of year as the weather begins to turn a little warmer. But have you ever wondered about the importance of crayfish in Mississippi, outside of their role as a spring diet staple? On March 18,, University … More Program highlights importance of crayfish in Mississippi ecosystems, offers experience collecting crayfish firsthand

Book Club Highlights Natural World, Conservation Action

A new book club is bringing together individuals with an interest in conservation, sustainability topics and the natural world. The Mississippi Hill Country Book Club, which meets monthly, is facilitated by Strawberry Plains Audubon Center (SPAC) and is free and open to the public. The club meets the first Tuesday of every month, and the … More Book Club Highlights Natural World, Conservation Action