It may be the middle of winter but I am already thinking spring. I know there are some people out there who enjoy the cold but I’ll take a warm summer day on the water over a day in the snow anytime. Are you in the same boat?
If so, join us at the New England Boat Show February 26 – March 6 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center. The show features many educational programs and seminars, exhibitors and, of course, lots of boats. If you enjoy fresh water or salt water, if you sail, motor, or paddle, you are sure to find great information and fellowship at this event. Stop by the MET booth to learn more about our license plates and grants for marine mammal conservation, water quality improvement and the protection of water resources.
Increased Carbon Sequestration: Another Reason to Hug a Tree posted on Nov 6
Over the course of more than 20 years, a recent Harvard Study found that with longer growing seasons eastern forests are sequestering more carbon than ever before—as much as 26 million metric tons more. And the Massachusetts forests were already doing a lot to offset our …Continue Reading Increased Carbon Sequestration: Another Reason to Hug a Tree
2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: October posted on Oct 29
October’s Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar Photo Contest winner was Steve Golson who photographed 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 the …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.