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Nebraska Trip Part II: Calamus Reservoir

By Joe Sebastiani, Members Program Team Leader 2nd in a series about the Delaware Nature Society trip to Nebraska in March. March 25 continued…After a great Prairie-chicken show and a big breakfast, we ventured out to investigate parts of the 12,000-acre Calamus Outfitters Ranch and the nearby Calamus Reservoir.  In late-March, this place ranks right …

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Nebraska Trip Part I: Greater Prairie-chickens

By Joe Sebastiani, Members Program Team Leader: Last week, I led the annual Delaware Nature Society trip with 5 great participants to Nebraska to see the Sandhill Crane migration on the Platte River as well as to catch other highlights of local wildlife.  This year, our trip began at the Calamus Outfitters near Burwell, Nebraska.  …

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West Virginia Nordic Ski Trip

By Margot Chalfant, Land Preservation Coordinator It’s 8 a.m. on Thursday, February 26 and the Delaware Nature Society’s four-day cross-country ski trip is ready for take-off!  Our party is bee-lining to West Virginia’s High Alleghenies and the White Grass Nordic Ski Lodge for a full adventure.  We weren’t wasting time…rain was predicted to arrive by nightfall, which would certainly …

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