Fireflies flashing in a large swarm © Jonathan McElvery

© Jonathan McElvery

© Jonathan McElvery

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Protecting the nature of Massachusetts for people and for wildlife.

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Ruby-throated Hummingbird © Bernard Creswick

Ruby-throated Hummingbird © Bernard Creswick

Photo Contest

Calling All Shutterbugs

Got a great photo of wildlife, landscapes, and people enjoying both? Enter the 2018 Photo Contest!

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Eastern Bluebird nestlings in a nestbox

Eastern Bluebirds

Nature & Wildlife

Found a Baby Bird?

Check out this primer on when you should—and shouldn't—take action for baby songbirds found out of the nest. 

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Welcoming Blue Star Families

Active military families get free admission to our wildlife sanctuaries from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail © Bill Powell

Eastern Tiger Swallowtail © Bill Powell

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Meadow and beach at Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary © Linda Lapre

© Linda Lapre

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Individuals and families can enjoy free admission to 58 wildlife sanctuaries by becoming members for just $32 (half the regular price)! Offer ends June 30.

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Join us for a quintessential Cape Cod summer evening under the stars and help raise critical funding for Wellfleet Bay's conservation and education programs.

July 19, 2018

Back for the second year! Join us this summer evenings of local music and local food. Bring a picnic dinner, blankets and chairs, and enjoy the sounds of music on the farm. Next event is July 20 with Lula Wiles.

July 20, 2018

Join us for this annual event featuring a chef’s tasting, live auction, dancing, celebrating, and relaxing under the stars—all in support of Long Pasture's conservation and education programs.

August 2, 2018

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