Western Great Lakes Bird and Bat Observatory

Headquarters at Forest Beach Migratory Preserve

Kate is a local interpretive naturalist/environmental educator. She is excited about photography, wetlands, prairies, photography, writing, insects (especially dragonflies), carnivorous plants, native orchids, and photography. She served for 10 years as a founding board member of the Friends of the Cedarburg Bog, wrote the online field guide to the Mequon Nature Preserve, is the Sturgeon Papparaza at Riveredge's annual Sturgeon Fest, and, as the BugLady, has written more than 475 essays about local insects and other invertebrates.