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BUCKHORN STATE PARK - Visitors have been hiking, boating and fishing. Canoes, kayaks and bikes are available to rent.
There are only a few mosquitoes at times with the hotter weather. Beaches are open in the park.
There is starting to be some algae in the lake at times, but it does move around because of the rivers, so if a beach is green at one time of day it will clear out later.
There is a dog beach on Water St., west of the Buckhorn bridge. Park visitors will see and hear increased aircraft activity through Aug. 24, as the Northern Lightning exercise is underway at nearby Volk Field in Camp Douglas. Air activity mainly will be between 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., according to Heather Wolf, park manager.

ROCHE-A-CRI STATE PARK - Visitors have been hiking, checking out the petroglyphs and seeing turkey vultures circling the mound. Adams County may have increased airspace activity between 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. through Aug. 24, due to the Northern Lightning exercise underway at Volk Field in Camp Douglas, said Wolf.