Nashua AM Update (May 8): Conference golf meets today as Amphibian Week continues

Good morning, today is Monday, May 8, 2023, and day 2 of National Amphibian Week.


Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Tonight: Patchy fog after 3 a.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. East wind 6 to 9 mph.

Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

Today’s Nashua-Plainfield sports today

  • Girls golf: Top of Iowa Conference meet, 10 a.m., Highland Park Golf Course, Mason City
  • Boys golf: Top of Iowa Conference meet, 10 a.m., Round Grove Country Club, Greene
  • Boys and girls track and field meet, 4:30 p.m., Central Springs High School
  • Trap shooting, 4 p.m., at Gooder Field-Cresco Wildlife Club Trap Range

Celebrate all things amphibian this week

Northern leopard frog along a northwest Iowa wetland. Photo courtesy of the Iowa DNR.

Chorus frogs along with other frogs, toads and salamanders are being recognized during National Amphibian Week, May 7-13. National Amphibian Week, sponsored by the Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, is a way to increase awareness about amphibians and to celebrate all things amphibian. Click here for the DNR news release.