The Brief Wondrous Life of Vernal Pools
Yes, folks, spring is technically here. But as temperatures warm, what happens to all that snow melt and spring rain? Â In this hour ofÂ All Sides, we’ll explore the hidden world ofÂ vernal pools–the endangered, ephemeral bodies of water that form every spring to host hundreds of creatures, and then disappear.
- David Celebrezze,Â Director of Air & Water Special Projects for the Ohio Environmental Council
- Mick Micacchion,Â wetland ecologist with the Midwest Biodiversity Institute
- Mark Dilley,Â founder of wetland consulting firm, Mad Scientist Associates