Nature & Wildlife

In Massachusetts, each season presents new and exciting opportunities to explore and understand our ever-changing landscape and its inhabitants. Here you can find information about commonly encountered wildlife and invasive plants. Want to learn more? Sign up for an upcoming program.

Protect Pollinators

Hoverfly © Gilles Gonthier 2006
Hoverfly © Gilles Gonthier 2006

Many species of pollinators are experiencing dramatic declines. But small changes can make a big difference! You can help pollinators thrive.


Common Spring & Summer Birds

Common Spring & Summer Birds

Singing Bird

Spring and summer are great seasons to go birding! Learn more about warm weather birds found in Massachusetts.


Outdoor Almanac

Outdoor Almanac Summer 2017 August

What does Mother Nature have in store for us in the coming weeks? Find out everything from the phases of the moon to wildlife happenings in our Outdoor Almanac.