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January 9, 2017

Massachusetts and federal land conservation grants totaling $2 million have bolstered Mass Audubon’s effort to acquire the recently restored Tidmarsh Farms—a former commercial cranberry operation in Plymouth—and create a 479-acre wildlife sanctuary. The “Campaign for Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary – Welcoming Nature’s Return,” is more than halfway toward its $3.6 million fundraising goal but is facing a June 30, 2017 project deadline.

January 3, 2017

Alex Shure of Melrose was named 2016 Grand Prize Winner in Mass Audubon’s annual statewide photo contest, Picture This: Your Great Outdoors, for his photograph of a harbor seal placidly regarding him beneath the waters of Massachusetts Bay. In the seven years that the contest has been engaging hundreds of photographers of all ages and abilities, it has catalogued a remarkable pictorial record of Massachusetts’ natural beauty, its rich biodiversity of plants and animals, and the people who cherish them.



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