Month: September 2021

Magical Milkweeds: The plants that check all the boxes!

Ian Stewart “Delaware Nature Society’s mission is to connect people with the natural world to improve our environment through education, conservation, and advocacy.” We have been following this mission statement since our founding in 1964 and every year we connect over a thousand people with nature through our adult, family and youth programs, summer camps, …

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15th Annual Ashland Hawk Watch Begins!

By Joe Sebastiani, Ashland Nature Center Director. Raptor photos by David Brown, Ashland Hawk Watcher You’ve probably read the headline: 3-Billion Birds Lost Since 1970. In the U.S. and Canada, many bird species in every biome have significantly declined in the last 50 years. It isn’t just obscure species in distant remote places. Common birds …

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