Chief of Information & Education, MassWildlife
Next weekend – January 22 through 24, 2010 – the Becket-Chimney Corners YMCA and MassWildlife’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program are sponsoring a Women’s Wellness Weekend. Instructors from the MassWildlife’s Becoming an Outdoors-Woman program will be on hand to lead sessions on winter wildlife, ice fishing, tree identification and winter survival. Click here to find out more about this event.
Next month, there will be a Winter Workshop at Dunn Pond in Gardner on February 27. Here you can try snowshoeing, outdoor cooking, fly-tying, and more. This workshop is still under development so keep an eye on it and others throughout the year by signing up for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman email list at join-BOW-Massachusetts@listserv.state.ma.us .
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.
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.