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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

Jun 2 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 2 @ 4:00 pm Trexler Nature Preserve
Join us every Saturday and Sunday in Trexler Nature Preserve at the ford from 12:00 pm -4:00 pm! Our environmental educators will be there with pond scoopers, nets, scopes and a whole slew of other tools to guide your outdoor exploration. Discover the creek, traverse the trails, learn about the local birds, and so much[...]
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – Jul 22 @ 4:00 pm Northampton County Parks
Have you ever observed an owl so closely that you can see the down of their feathers or hear the soft sounds they make? Have you seen the iridescence of a butterfly wing under a microscope or witnessed a skunk’s warning stomp? Comb for monarch caterpillars in meadows, search for nesting bird families, lift logs[...]
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Trexler Environmental Center
Have you ever observed an owl so closely that you can see the down of their feathers or hear the soft sounds they make? Have you seen the iridescence of a butterfly wing under a microscope or witnessed a skunk’s warning stomp? Comb for monarch caterpillars in meadows, search for nesting bird families, lift logs[...]
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am Trexler Nature Preserve
Beneath the surface of Jordan Creek is a world that often goes unnoticed. This world contains dragonfly nymphs, water pennies, mayflies, caddisflies, and more. Our naturalist will instruct teams on how to find and collect these critters, and reveal the role they play in the environment. *Closed-toe shoes required for creek access. Program meets at Jordan[...]
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am Sand Island
This is the only GOLV event that has a nominal fee of $15/per person to cover equipment cost. Learn more about the coal industry, the canal locks, and life on a canal boat on the Lehigh Canal as you pedal 4 miles on the towpath to Canal Park in Allentown. Then Wildlands’ Safety Guides will[...]
Jul 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Saucon Trail
Join our monthly naturalist-led bike ride, exploring local Northampton County trails with a food agenda! We will meet at the Saucon Valley Farmers Market and head south on the Saucon Rail Trail. When we return to Water Street Park, we will explore the fresh, local products on hand. Meet at the Water Street Park with[...]
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