When Things Happen
Presenter: Randy Hoffman
Randy Hoffman will present how his book When Things Happen came to be. Discussion of how the book fills an information gap in a person's nature experience highlights the talk. Exploration of the innumerable benefits of nature experiences provides the background for the book. The talk will conclude with examples from the local area regarding where to experience nature's bounty.
Randy Hoffman is a retired DNR Ecologist. He spent nearly thirty years of government service working for the State Natural Areas Program. He is also the author of Wisconsin's Natural Communities and the primary contributor to Wisconsin's Important Bird Areas. Randy lives with his wife in Waunakee, volunteers doing prairie restoration and enjoys nature adventures.