Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA)
On Wednesday, December 14, Mad Science will be taking over DCR’s Fall River Heritage State Park for Mad Science Presents: Lab Night! Come join the fun – there will be exciting experiments and activities for all ages, including a live stage show. The fun begins at 5:30 p.m. and admission is free!
On Saturday evening, December 17, drop everything and head to DCR’s Borderland State Park for a Movie at the Mansion. The ornate, two-story library of the Ames Mansion transforms into a classic movie theater, complete with refreshments and snacks. Just in time for the holiday season, the feature movie will be “It’s a Wonderful Life” (one of my favorite personal favorites). Admission is free, however, a small donation is requested for refreshments and snacks. RSVP is required, so call early to reserve your seats!
The View from Massachusetts posted on Sep 17
While Massachusetts can claim significant success in urban river revitalization, dam removal, cranberry bog naturalization and stream flow restoration, globally there are daunting challenges to restore highly impacted or vanishing ecosystems that will test the acumen of ecologists, engineers and politicians for years to come.
2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: September posted on Sep 12
September’s photo contest winner was Gary Kamen, who photographed Mount Warner Vineyard in Hadley. Mount Warner Vineyards is a farm-winery located in Hadley, a small town in the beautiful Pioneer Valley. Operated by Gary and Bobbie Kamen, their philosophy is to recognize the unique characteristics of …Continue Reading 2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: September
Calling All Shuckers! posted on Sep 3
Do you know where the oysters you ate at the raw bar last night were grown? Do you know how oysters are grown? Oysters naturally inhabited the eastern coast dating back to the 1700s, but due to over-harvesting, disease, and habitat loss, wild oysters have …Continue Reading Calling All Shuckers!