Multimedia intern, Executive Office of Energy and Environmental AffairsView Lindsey’s Bio
Lindsey took these photographs while attending Winterfest at the Blue Hills Ski Area in Canton on Jan. 16, 2010. Click here for more information about the Blue Hills Ski Area. Click here for more information about the Blue Hills Reservation.
RJ Kirby (24) of Marshfield, Massachusetts skis off a jump at the the Blue Hills Ski Area. Kirby was one of the hundreds of skiers who attended the Winterfest, which featured music, skiing and a winter barbque. “It doesn’t get much better than having a warm day, soft snow and sunny skies,” said Kirby.
Peter Augis (left), owner and founder of the Blue Hills Brewery in Canton, talks with a coworker at the Winterfest event.
The Turtles are Coming posted on Aug 29
With a migration pattern that stretches thousands of miles, it is no surprise that Massachusetts is home to four types of turtles during the summer, all of them protected by local and international law. And while you probably know that sea turtles often frequent the Massachusetts beaches, can you identify them?
2014 DAR Agricultural Calendar: August posted on Aug 25
Augusts’ Massachusetts Agriculture Calendar Photo Contest winner was Cara Peterson, who photographed a high tunnel greenhouse at Flats Mentor Farm in Lancaster.
Not From Around Here: Green Crabs posted on Aug 22
As part of its work to assess salt marsh health, staff from the Massachusetts Office of Coastal Zone Management (CZM) have frequently observed abundant green crabs, often burrowing in the banks of marsh creeks. This summer, CZM is examining the potential impacts of green crabs in salt marsh habitats, including the impact of burrowing activity.