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There is an incredible phenomenon that happens every spring in Massachusetts. On the first rainy nights when the temperature is around 45°F or higher, certain amphibians such as wood frogs and spotted salamanders emerge en masse from their wintering sites, heading to temporary water bodies called vernal pools to breed. It’s an event often dubbed Big Night. These five images from […]
Mass Audubon’s annual salute to spring-cleaning, Statewide Volunteer Day takes place Saturday, April 25 at 16 Mass Audubon wildlife sanctuaries. Hundreds of volunteers are expected to help get sanctuaries ready for the busy visitation season.
The Birders Meeting, Mass Audubon’s annual celebration of birdlife and birding will take place Saturday, March 7, in the LaCava Center at Bentley University in Waltham. The popular conference brings together hundreds of birders and others who care about nature to learn the latest in the field, make new birding companions—and look forward to exploring fields and forests in search of their favorite species.
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We have many e-newsletters to keep you current on what is going on at Mass Audubon. You can get information on a sanctuary near you, or stay updated on organization-wide news with Explorations.