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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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Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Trexler Environmental Center
Campers- use your imagination and energy to tackle an eco-fun mission! Meet and greet some Wildlands education animals and investigate the park through exploration and games. Make sure to share your newly found eco-wealth with your family. For ages 5-10 Register
Jul 16 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Go batty with us! Pennsylvania’s common bat species often use buildings as their roosts and the barn at Pool Wildlife Sanctuary is one of their favorite haunts. Monitoring locations like ours gives biologists an idea of how bat populations are doing. Studies have shown that while little brown bat populations have dropped precipitously due to White Nose Syndrome, big brown[...]
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Virtual - Via Zoom
Presented by: Dawn Gorham Ph.D., Director of Land Preservation As a land trust, Wildlands is involved in what we like to call the forever business. We protect land in perpetuity,  and that process involves several layers of legal due diligence, assessment of conservation value, approvals and adherence to accreditation standards.  And most importantly, it involves[...]
Jul 17 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Dorothy Rider Pool Wildlife Sanctuary
Moths can be as beautiful as their more flamboyant butterfly cousins. And, unlike butterflies, moths can easily be attracted and viewed with lights & bait. PA is home to almost 2,000 species of moths. After a brief presentation, we’ll spend time outdoors to view these beauties of nature. Afterwards, join us for a nighttime hike[...]
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm Sand Island
Learn more about the coal industry, the canal locks, and life on a canal boat on the Lehigh Canal as you peddle 4 miles on the towpath to Canal Park in Allentown. Then Wildlands’ Safety Guides will fit you with PFDs (Personal Floatation Devices) and paddles as you clamber into canoes to paddle back to[...]
Jul 19 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Walnutport Canal Park
Meet us at Walnutport Park to learn the basics of paddling with Wildlands Conservancy! Whether you have never been in a canoe or kayak before or just need to refine your skills, Wildlands Conservancy’s “Learn to Paddle Series” is a great place to start. Get an overview and learn the basics of paddling including safety,[...]
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