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Fourth graders from Harwich and Chatham are taking part in a one-year curriculum that combines in-class lessons with real field experiences and a chance to watch bird researchers at work—all thanks to a new Wellfleet Bay program.
The idea that this fall’s cold-stun sea turtle period could be a memorable one occurred to us when turtles began stranding about 2 weeks earlier than usual, in mid-October. Only days before rescuing our first cold, immobile turtles, we’d found several live, swimming turtles out at sea—a pretty unusual occurrence. Our marine life cruise off […]
After a dog disrupted the overwintering process of an eastern box turtle hatchling last week, we were faced with the dilemma of how to put him/her back and allow natural overwintering or brumation to take place. I tried to research methods others have used to introduce hatchlings into late season brumation, but couldn’t find out […]