Nature Journaling: Zoom In – Zoom Out

For this installation of Nature Journaling, we want you to get closer! This exercise is called “Zoom in/Zoom out,” and is a helpful tactic for focusing in on details and more fully understanding what it is you’re drawing. Sometimes the best way to figure out how to draw something is to break it up into … Continue reading Nature Journaling: Zoom In – Zoom Out

Management Monday: Birds!

April is Citizen Science Month, so for the next four weeks we will be highlighting ways that you can help contribute to scientific data from your own home, backyard, or nearby public space. Citizen science, also called community or crowd-sourced science, is a collaboration between scientists and people who are curious and motivated to make … Continue reading Management Monday: Birds!

This Week’s Featured Hike: Harris Conservation Area

This week’s featured hike is at Conservation Education Manager Heidi Bock’s favorite Public Conservation Area: Harris! Harris at a Glance This site is full of fascinating nooks and crannies! While Harris is relatively small, at 76 acres in size and just under two miles of trails, you can explore a hemlock forest, woodland pools, a … Continue reading This Week’s Featured Hike: Harris Conservation Area