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Leave No Trace

Leave No Trace

You may not mean to cause any damage to nature when you are outside having fun, but our actions make an impact. The 7 principles of Leave No Trace will help you have a wonderful time outdoors, but leave a habitat as if you were never there...

Nuts for wildlife!

Nuts for wildlife!

While we are enjoying the colorful leaves in autumn, many wildlife are actively searching for another product of trees-- nuts!...

Nature-Inspired Autumn Reading List

Nature-Inspired Autumn Reading List

Fall is in the air. Its vibrant colors and earthy aromas are bold reminders of the transformation of seasons. This reading list for adults and children pair imagination and mindfulness, perfect for a dramatic autumnal backdrop.

A Monarch’s Autumn Journey

A Monarch’s Autumn Journey

The transition between summer and fall is one of the most spectacular natural occurrences one can witness. With this rebirth, a natural wonder emerges: the monarch butterfly...

Nature and literacy go hand in hand

Nature and literacy go hand in hand

Children can practice some of the most important literacy skills outdoors. Little ones can make real world connections between concepts such as shapes and the world around them, further cementing those in their minds...