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Starry sky and city lights on a beach in Falmouth © Evan Guarino

© Evan Guarino

Photo Contest

And the Winners Are...

More than 4,000 images were submitted to our 2018 Photo Contest.

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Young Explorers

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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Beaver swimming in winter pond © Matthew Pettengill

Beaver © Matthew Pettengill

Nature & Wildlife

Outdoor Almanac

Find out what Mother Nature has in store for this month.

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Family snowshoe adventure © Gail Hansche Godin

Snowshoeing © Gail Hansche Godin

Get Outdoors

New Year, New Adventures

January is the perfect time to try something new—like snowshoeing, wildlife tracking, stargazing, or photography!

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Inside the sugar shack at Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary © Paul Mozell

Ipswich River's sugar shack © Paul Mozell

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Maple Madness

The sweet season is coming soon, and several wildlife sanctuaries are planning celebrations—don't miss out on all the fun! 

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Humpback Whale fluke © Jordan Kanes

Join us at Cape Cod Beer to learn about the Cape's fascinating wildlife while enjoying some locally-crafted brews. February's topic is "Learning About Whales by Eavesdropping on Their Songs."

February 27, 2019

Guianan Cock-of-the-rock © Tanguy Deville

College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA

The theme of this year's event is The Beauty of Birds, and it will focus on the aesthetic and behavioral role of "beauty" in birds—and how beauty may not function in the ways we assume.

March 3, 2019

"Tree" © Patricia Crotty

Join us from 6-8 pm for a free reception celebrating Patricia Crotty, the artist whose work is on display in the Habitat Gallery this March.

March 7, 2019

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