Plants

Flint Woods in Late Summer – A Walk to Remember

On a beautiful Saturday morning in September, a small group of classmates from the Fall Advanced Naturalist Club program joined Ashland Naturalist Joe Sebastiani for a class field trip to Flint Woods. Located in the piedmont region of Northern Delaware, Flint Woods is a 35-acre Delaware Nature Society (DelNature) property acquired through the generosity of …

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Ashland Biodiversity iNaturalist Project Winner of the Month!

Delaware Nature Society started the summer iNaturalist contest on June 1 to encourage folks to visit Ashland Nature Center and use the iNaturalist app or website to record their observations. These observations are automatically pulled into the Ashland Nature Center Biodiversity iNaturalist project, where we catalogue plants and animals that observers report. For more details, …

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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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