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Protect and restore critical natural areas and waterways, and educate the community to create a legacy of a healthy, sustainable, environment for future generations.

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Upcoming Events

Dec 2 @ 9:30 am – Dec 31 @ 10:30 am Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Join us for Project FeederWatch, a winter-long survey of birds that visit feeders in North America. We’ll identify species, count birds and send our data to FeederWatch to help scientists track winter bird populations, distribution and abundance. Anyone interested in birds can participate. Come for a session or the entire 21 week season to learn, share your knowledge[...]
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Trexler Environmental Education Center
Migration, hibernation or staying in place are the ways animals survive the harshness of winter. Using our education animals, we’ll learn about how local wildlife meets the challenge. From furry and cuddly to scaled and slithery, adaptations are essential to existence. Register
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Breeding season for owls puts them on the move.We’ll meet live owls, learn their calls and quite a bit about their distinctive anatomy and unique behaviors before we look to the night sky. Participants will also enjoy cocoa and s’mores around a campfire. For scouts of all ages and their families Register
Dec 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
We’ll read about “The Giving Tree”, then journey outside to indulge in some local tree ID and admiring exploration. Afterwards, we’ll use all we’ve learned to make our own tree cookie garden. Cost is for each child. All children must be registered and accompanied by an adult. Register
Dec 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
What should we do tonight? How about meeting some critters that are active on cold winter evenings? Then, perhaps a trek along the trails in search of their wild brethren or signs of their passing? If there is snow on the ground, we’ll use snowshoes to traipse about under stars. A lovely end to our[...]
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