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Youth volunteers help plant seedlings at Nantucket Sanctuaries

Lost Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

The Youth Environmental Stewardship program is a paid summer internship that enables island youth to gain hands-on conservation and management experience at our sanctuaries. We have the chance to fund three students—but we need your help to make it happen! 

Northern Long-eared Bat found at Lost Farm

Lost Farm Wildlife Sanctuary

After finding a dead bat that wasn't typically found on Nantucket, researchers began monitoring the island’s bat population. They discovered that this federally threatened bat species wasn't so rare on Nantucket after all. 

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