Tipton Prairie

A field trip to Tipton Prairie was held July 2, 2022 and was led by Dr. Tom Rosburg with 12 participants, including Vice President Tom Scherer and President, Sarah Nizzi. Over sixty native species were observed during the field trip. This 3-acre remnant has amazing diversity and is a sight to Read more…

Pammel State Park

April 30, 2022 Our Field Trip leader was John Pearson, DNR Ecologist. We were also escorted by Steve Pearson Madison County Conservation Director. Steve gave us an overview of Pammel State Park and the ongoing effort by the entire community to recover and heal from the tragic tornado that struck Read more…

Jimmie and Deb Lewis

Jimmie D Thompson

April 21, 1939 – December 4, 2021 Note: See the extensive article entitled In Memoriam: Jimmie D. Thompson (1939-2021) beginning on page 7 of the January 2022 INPS newsletter. Jimmie Dean Thompson, 82, died December 4, 2021 while engaged in one of his passions, fishing. Jimmie was born April 21, 1939, the son Read more…