New England winters are known for their breathtaking landscapes, but why does winter happen and how does it impact the plants and animals living in it? Explore the why and how, as well as the impact colder temperatures and decreased sunlight have on our ecosystem, while learning to appreciate the unique treasures and challenges of winter.
Presentation: Wednesday, January 19, 7:00-9:00 pm. Optional Follow-up Discussion: Wednesday, February 2, 7:00-7:30 pm.
This program will include an online presentation; two weeks to complete optional challenges using what you've learned; and a follow-up session for challenge discussion and questions.
The Science of Winter is part of our Winter Neighborhood Naturalist Series - join us for one, some, or all of. Participants who register for the complete 4-topic series (Introduction to Winter Ecology, Overwintering Strategies, Tracks & Signs, and Winter Botany) will get 4 sessions for the price of 3. Search "Neighborhood" in our program catalog for series registration.
You will receive the Microsoft Teams Link to log into the program in your confirmation. An email reminder will also be sent to you 24 hours before program start.