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Tag Archives: Shrub Swamps
Signs of Spring!
After a long, cold and snowy winter on Nantucket, it’s nice to look forward to the coming of spring! Here are our top 10 sure signs that spring has arrived! 1. American Woodcock (Scolopax minor) The distinctive mating ritual of … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged lambs, Nantucket, Nantucket Conservation Foundation, NCF, shorebirds, Shrub Swamps, spotted turtles, spring, Vernal Pools 1 Comment
Forests at Sea: Visiting Squam Swamp in Winter
You might never guess that the tail end of winter would be a great time to explore the forests of Nantucket, but it is! On February 21st, a group of warmly dressed visitors met in the Squam Swamp Trailhead Parking … Continue reading
Posted in Forests, Trees, Wetlands Tagged educational outreach, Forests, Nantucket, Shrub Swamps, Vernal Pools 1 Comment