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Dan Wilcox

November 3, 2018
UWRF students cutting buckthorn and treating the stumps at the Kinnickinnic River Land Trust Kelly Creek Preserve. Dan Wilcox photo.
Wild Side Column: Battling buckthorn
November 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
October 19, 2018
Washburn Marina on a nice day in August looking east over Chequamegon Bay. Dan Wilcox photo.
Wild Side Column: We were lucky with two unseasonably strong storms
October 19, 2018 - 6:00pm
September 8, 2018
A stand of large white pines and hemlocks in Drummond Woods, Bayfield County, Wisconsin. Dan Wilcox photo
Wild Side Column: More surprises in the tree cathedrals
September 8, 2018 - 7:00am
August 27, 2018
Purple pitcher plants growing in the Julian Bay sphagnum bog, Stockton Island in the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Pitcher plants are carnivorous, capturing insects in their pitcher-shaped leaves to obtain nutrients. Photo courtesy of Dan Wilcox
Wildside column: Waves on the Big Lake make unique habitats
August 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2018
A spotted sea trout caught near Cedar Key, on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Wild Side Column: Spotted sea trout really aren't trout
April 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 13, 2018
The Kinnickinnic River flowing clear during winter downstream of River Falls. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Wild Side column: Brimming rivers
April 13, 2018 - 7:49am
March 3, 2018
Bird expert and tour guide Carlos Corrales feeding a Collared aricari at Black Rock Lodge in Cayo District, Belize. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Wildside column: Bird watching in Belize
March 3, 2018 - 6:00am
February 12, 2018
My first permit caught on a fly rod near Placencia Belize. The photo was taken by fishing guide Eloy Cuevas.
Another fishing addiction
February 12, 2018 - 11:21am
February 6, 2018
A tidal salt marsh along upper Salt Creek near Suwannee on the Gulf Coast of Florida. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Wild Side column: Where tides set the stage
February 6, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 15, 2018
A tidal creek flowing out of cypress swamp into salt marsh on the Lower Suwannee River on the Gulf Coast in Florida. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Where land and rivers meet the sea
January 15, 2018 - 11:25am
January 8, 2018
Wilcox column: Walking among the swamp things
January 8, 2018 - 9:33pm
December 18, 2017
A shallow draft “bird dog” boat used to set out and harvest clams near Cedar Key, Fla. The engine and helm station are in the bow. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Cheeseheads return to Cedar Key after a long migration
December 18, 2017 - 8:43am
November 20, 2017
Salt marsh encroaching on freshwater bald cypress and cabbage palms due to sea level rise. Bird Island Creek near Suwannee, Fla. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Weird weather we're having. Can we move on from climate change denial?
November 20, 2017 - 2:02pm
November 10, 2017
Our golden retriever Jack is always testing the air to make sense of scents. Photo by Dan Wilcox
The nose knows: Olfactory perception in animals
November 10, 2017 - 12:19pm
October 14, 2017
A yellowjacket wasp searching for apple juice. Photo by Dan Wilcox
Wild Side column: Sweetness attracts stingers
October 14, 2017 - 2:45pm