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Berkshires News

Rusty Blackbird at Post Farm Marsh in Lenox

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

It always takes a day or two to pick-up on some of the unusual songs and calls of migrating birds in spring. And searching for Rusty Blackbirds is not only an exciting challenge for spring birding—it's important for conservation of the species.

Digiscope image of a Greater White-fronted Goose

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

Digiscoping is a great way to capture a fleeting nature moment without a fancy camera or a lens the size of your arm. With a little practice, you can achieve some awesome photos!

Students investigate animal tracks in winter during a school program

Pleasant Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

Did you know that Pleasant Valley's school programs include in-school lessons at more than 15 schools throughout Berkshire County? We also run five afterschool programs that give students an opportunity to delve deeper into environmental topics.