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Cape Cod and Islands Events

Green Sweat Bee on flower © Brian Hale

Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary

Special Event February 26, 2020

Join us at Cape Cod Beer to learn about the Cape's fascinating wildlife while enjoying some locally-crafted brews. February's topic is "The People-Pollinator-Biodiversity Connection."

Cape Cod and Islands News

Cait Houghton with one of Felix Neck's resident snakes

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Cait Houghton works with the sanctuary's pilot internship program for young adults with learning disabilities. We sat down with Cait to talk about her experiences and find out what her strategy is for "surviving" winter on the Island. 

"Inconspicuous Consumption" cover © Grand Central Publishing

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Inconspicuous Consumption by Tatiana Schlossberg delivers a clear, and vitally important, message—we all have a carbon footprint and an environmental impact much larger than we know, or can even imagine.

Felix Neck Campers and Counselor

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

At Felix Neck’s Fern & Feather Day Camp in Edgartown, campers ages 4 to 14 have fun and make friends as they explore the nature of Martha’s Vineyard at our 194-acre wildlife sanctuary. Registration now open for summer 2020!

Two children exploring a marsh at Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck soared this year, and we want to share some of the accomplishments made possible by our nature community. Find out about our year of learning and teaching, sharing nature, and protecting wildlife in our Annual Report.

Sanctuary Director Suzan Bellincampi stands in front of Felix Neck's first solar array

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Felix Neck has been awarded a TernSOLAR challenge grant from the Tern Foundation to support the installation of a second solar panel array on the new Equipment Barn roof. In order to receive the funding, we must raise a matching $30,000—and we need your help to do it!

Horseshoe Crab survey volunteers at work © Gabrielle Mannino

Felix Neck Wildlife Sanctuary

Summer 2019 was an incredible season for Felix Neck's Osprey, Atlantic Horseshoe Crab, breeding shorebirds, odonate, and salamander citizen science projects! Over 40 individuals trekked through woods and across beaches to collect the data needed for the conservation and management of these iconic Vineyard species.