Our Mission

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

Apr 1 @ 9:30 am – Apr 30 @ 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[...]
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Trout Creek Park
In honor of Earth Day, we will clean up an important part of our Lehigh River Watershed. Participants are welcome to lend a hand anytime between 12 and 2 p.m. Refreshments and clean up supplies provided. All ages welcome. Register
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Saturday, April 28 from 9-3 pm Are you interested in making a difference in your community by volunteering to assist with real research projects? Join Wildlands Conservancy and Stroud Water Research Center for a day of hands-on instream training in Emmaus! Learn about the DRWI (Delaware River Watershed Initiative) data quality standards, methods for testing[...]
Apr 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Hickory Run State Park
The Shades of Death Trail is not as scary as it sounds! The 1.3-mile trail is known for bird watching and features a cascading stream. For hardier souls, we’ll continue onward  and return to the parking lot by way of Sand Spring Trail, for a total of 3.8 miles. Sturdy footwear and a walking stick are[...]
May 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Wayne Grube Park
PreK Pathfinders is designed for children aged 3-5 and their grown-ups. Together teams experience the wonders of nature through outdoor exploration, art, play, and stories. Programs are free, but advanced registration is required. (Adults do not need to register themselves.)  The PreK Pathfinders program at Wayne Grube Park is underwritten by Northampton County Parks.  This month’s program: Create a take-home[...]
May 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
What do frogs do when the sun goes down? Do they crawl under a lily pad and snooze until dawn? Or do they party until the cows come home? Don’t miss this chance to explore the ponds and streambanks at Pool Wildlife Sanctuary after the sun sets to search out frogs and their kin under[...]
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