Spring is officially here! Trees and shrubs are putting on their new leaves, warm season grasses are beginning to break dormancy, and many migrating birds have made their trek back to breeding grounds. The displays of spring are all around us, and Alabama State Parks have plenty of sights to see. Have you ever thought about what your favorite spring nature sighting is?
As winter is winding down so that spring can be ushered in with its bright blooms and fascinating migrants, Alabama State Parks have plenty of sights to see. We encourage you to take advantage of the warming weather and plan a visit to the parks. Spring break is coming up for many of you, and the parks are a great way to get the kids outside. Spending time in nature has been shown to have many benefits, and the Nature Conservancy put together a great infographic detailing some of these (see below).