Woods Walk at the McKay Property in Peacham

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Woods Walk at the McKay Property in Peacham

Sunday, May 8 2:30-5 PM Tim and Betsy McKay have lived on their 150 acre property in Peacham for 44 years. Tim has actively managed the 110 acres of productive woodland over that time, including harvests of all sorts, much of which he has done himself with a small farm tractor and winch. As a

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Spring Ephemeral Walk

Thursday, April 28 5:30-7:30 PM Wiessner Woods Spring beauties, Trout lilies, Trillium, Dutchman’s breeches: spring ephemerals are some of the most beloved signs of the changing season. These fleeting wildflowers emerge briefly each year before the forest canopy has filled in, soaking up sun and taking advantage of moist spring soils. Findable for only a

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Fabulous Fantastic Ferns: A Workshop with Lynn Levine

Saturday, June 11 (rain date is Sunday, June 12) 10 AM-12:30 PM Dummerston. Lynn is a naturalist and environmental educator and is the author of the recently published book, “Identifying Ferns the Easy Way: A Pocket Guide to Common Ferns of the Northeast.” Identifying Ferns the Easy Way is the Winner of the 2019 Informational Nonfiction

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Earth Day Invasive Removal

Friday, April 22 10 am-1 PM Muddy Brook Wetland Reserve Join Winooski Valley Park District Staff and other volunteers celebrating Earth Day by helping to improve important shrubland habitat. Parking at trailhead off Van Sicklen Rd. in South Burlington. There is limited parking so please reach out to timlarned@wvpd.org if you are planning to attend. Mud Boots

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Partners in Woodland Stewardship

Tuesday, April 26 6-7 pm (But we’ll stick around for questions) In the Cold Hollow to Canada Woodlots program, landowners have an opportunity to learn about their land, get to know local land stewards, and consult with professionals about land management, wildlife habitat, and more. This is a chance to meet other groups in Vermont with

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Walk in the Woods

Saturday, April 23 9-11 AM Woodstock Gerry Hawkes will lead attendees through his woodland and share on his management as well as tree species within the woodland, road and pond construction, show a gravity cable system that was used in logging operations, and regale some humorous but educational tales of various cable and horse logging

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Hands-On Tree Planting Workshop – In-Person

Saturday, April 30 9 am-12 pm Ottauquechee River Trail – Trailhead located next to East End Park, Woodstock, VT Did you attend our introduction to tree plantings webinar and are ready to get your hands dirty and plant some trees? Join this hands-on tree planting event at the Ottauquechee River Trail. Bill Musson, Forester with

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Meet the Timberdoodle

Thursday, April 21 7-8:30 PM How well do you know the Timberdoodle? Join the Friends of Missisquoi and Green Mountain Audubon as they welcome University of Maine PhD student, Liam Berigan, to share the work he has been doing tracking the American Woodcock. Liam will cover the ecology of this forest-dwelling shorebird and then delve

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