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This Saturday, trek to Belle Isle Marsh to spot spring migratory birds. Bring your own binoculars.
If birding isn’t your thing, take a stroll on the Charles River Esplanade instead. Head to the Hatch Shell on Storrow Drive to kick off this spring exploration.
Looking for something a tad more difficult? Challenge yourself to a three mile hike with a DCR ranger in Milton this Sunday. This excursion promises to have you conquering three peaks before breakfast.
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2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: October posted on Oct 29
October’s Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar Photo Contest winner was Steve Golson who photographed his Hereford beef cattle at Sorli Farm in Carlisle. Sorli Farm has been operated by three generations of the Sorli family since 1745. The family purchased the land in 1914, so it’s fitting that …Continue Reading 2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: October
Wood: The Future (and Past) of Green Infrastructure posted on Sep 30
Wood, one of the oldest building materials in human history, might also be the greenest.
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.