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Meet Bat Biologist Alyssa Bennett

Posted 10/20/16

Meet VT Fish and Wildlife Dept. Small Mammals Biologist Alyssa Bennett to learn about the condition of bats in Vermont and what individuals might be able to do to help nurture their populations.

Wild for Wilderness

Posted 10/19/16

Join us for an evening with Sue Morse as she shares her world class photography in highlighting the need for wilderness and wild places in our landscape.

Walkin’ and Talkin’ with Sue Morse

Event date: 10/1/16

Explore Sue Morse's property at Wolf Run to build upon your tracking skills. This full day outdoor workshop will culminate in a foot morphology lesson & potluck. Space is limited.

WildPaths in Fletcher

Posted 9/23/16

This month we'll head over to Fletcher to walk Metcalf Pond Road. A series of wetlands along this road make it a prime site for wildlife movement. Learn how your observations can help the WildPaths Project. 

WildPaths in Belvidere

Event date: 8/20/16

This month in beautiful Belvidere, we'll be walking Bog Road which should make for an amazing morning! With wetlands and large forest blocks on either side of the road, it's no wonder this has been identified as a crossing site. 

WildPaths in Richford

Event date: 7/23/16

This month we'll be walking the Stevens Mill Slide Road looking for roadkill, tracks, game trails and other signs of where wildlife are crossing. Learn how you can collect observations for the WildPaths Project. 

WildPaths in Bakersfield

Event date: 6/25/16

We'll walk the East Bakersfield Road, which has been identified as a wildlife crossing site, looking for signs of animals and roadkill. Co-sponsored with the Bakersfield Conservation Commission.

Cold Blooded Critters with Montgomery Conservation Commission

Posted 5/26/16

Join naturalists from the Vermont Institute of Natural Science and the elementary school kids in Montgomery to meet some reptiles and amphibians up close!

WildPaths Walk & National Citizen Science Day #2

Event date: 5/20/16

Join us as we kick-off the reinvigorated CHC WildPaths citizen science project in the Northern Green Mountains. WildPaths is an opportunity for community members to help gather much needed data on where wild animals are crossing our roads...

Apple Tree Pruning Workshop

Posted 4/17/16

*Date Change to April 17th* Join the Montgomery and Richford Conservation Commissions for an afternoon on the care of wild apple trees and release & pruning techniques.

WildPaths Walk & National Citizen Science Day

Event date: 4/16/16

Join us as we kick-off the reinvigorated CHC WildPaths citizen science project in the Northern Green Mountains. WildPaths is an opportunity for community members to help gather much needed data on where wild animals are crossing our roads...

Apps for Nature Geeks

Event date: 4/2/16

We often escape into nature to disconnect and recharge, but technology can help both intensify and capture our observations. Explore how to use a variety of smartphone and tablet applications with nature in mind.

Winter Tree Identification & Wildlife Tracking

Posted 3/13/16

A free event offered by the Richford & Montgomery Conservation Commissions.

Bear With Us! Living With Bears in the North Country

Posted 9/9/15

Be prepared for lots of fascinating information on black bear biology and ecology, with emphasis on the field identification of tracks and sign. Sue Morse  is very excited about this show because it offers the most comprehensive discussion of bear…