Also, check out the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division at www.georgiawildlife.com and the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area at www.nps.gov/chat.
In addition, the Chattahoochee Nature Center in Roswell at www.chattnaturecenter.org and the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center near Mansfield (east of Atlanta) at georgiawildlife.com/CharlieElliot offer excellent nature-watching activities for families.
IN THE SKY: From David Dundee, Tellus Science Museum astronomer: The moon will be new on Tuesday. Mercury, Venus and Saturn are low in the east just before sunrise. Mercury and Venus will appear near the moon on Monday morning. Jupiter and Mars rise out of the east just after midnight.