Field Notes

Welcome to the Lake

Friday, June 22

Welcome to the Lilly Center blog, home to stories from the field, fun facts about the outdoors and a fresh perspective on local events. Above ...

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Cherry Creek Cleanup – Fast Facts

Tuesday, September 18

Last Saturday, over 60 community members (including friends, families and couples) cleaned up nearly a mile of Cherry Creek. The event was a huge success, ...

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The Bigger Story

Thursday, August 16

Just over a year ago, we had the audacity to ask for $8 million to ensure the Lilly Center's future -- and you delivered far ...

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Behind the Scenes: Data Entry

Tuesday, July 3

When the research team isn't sampling local lakes and streams, they're doing the less-glamorous (but equally important) task of data entry. All the numbers they ...

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Clean vs. Clear Lakes

Friday, June 29

If your lake is clear, that must mean it is clean…. right? Well, from a scientific perspective, a clean lake does not have to be ...

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