Two people exploring snowy woods © Perri VanderClock

© Perri VanderClock

© Perri VanderClock

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Wellfleet Bay Turtle Team member Maureen Duffy monitors a rescued Kemp's Ridley sea turtle

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Rescuing Sea Turtles on Cape Cod

Wellfleet Bay's Turtle Team has encountered 630+ cold-stunned sea turtles, 220 of which were stranded during Thanksgiving weekend.

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Raccoon in tree cavity in winter © Sarah Keates

Raccoon © Sarah Keates

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Land Conservation

Urgent Land Project

We have a chance to protect 25 acres of open land next to Oak Knoll Wildlife Sanctuary in Attleboro, MA—but we can't do it without you! 

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School vacation week at Boston Nature Center

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Vacation Week Programs

No school? No problem! Many of our wildlife sanctuaries offer interactive ways for kids to have fun, learn, and be outside! 

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Join Broadmoor at Jack’s Abby Brewery in Framingham for food, locally-brewed beer, and thought-provoking discussions with various experts about their work in the natural world. 

December 12, 2018

Join our staff and volunteers for this beautiful candlelit event celebrating the shortest day of the year. Welcome the lengthening days ahead by making your own solstice lantern!

December 14 & 15, 2018

Come one, come all to Felix Neck's annual winter gathering! Join us for a community celebration to welcome the winter season with a sunset hike, potluck, a fire, and treats.

December 21, 2018

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