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woods along the Copicut Reservoir at Ridge Hill Reserve in Dartmouth
9:00AM
Boiling Springs Trail, Quanapoag Rd., Westport, MA 02790|Directions

Discover how Boiling Spring got its name in this hike through the northernmost area of the Westport River watershed.

Hosted by Westport River Watershed Alliance & Green Futures
Cost: Free
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view of Assawompset Pond from Betty's Neck in Lakeville
10:00AM - 11:00AM
Betty's Neck, Bog Access Rd., Lakeville, MA 02347|Directions

During this mid-morning walk, you’ll get some fresh air and exercise while learning how to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle and explore the outdoors.

Hosted by Buzzards Bay Coalition & Southcoast Health
Cost: Free
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two people looking for birds from an observation platform at Brandt Island Cove District in Mattapoisett
8:00AM - 11:00AM
Mattapoisett Park & Ride, 87 North St., Mattapoisett, MA 02739|Directions

With open fields, numerous thickets, and lots of shoreline, Sconticut Neck provides plenty of opportunities for a great morning of birding.

Hosted by Nasketucket Bird Club
Cost: Free
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6:00PM - 8:15PM
New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA 02740|Directions

This powerful film documents scientists' quest to prove that tiny ocean plastics endanger both animal and human health.

Hosted by Buzzards Bay Coalition & New Bedford Whaling Museum
Cost: Free
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a boy holds a magnifying glass to his eye while exploring the forest
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Lloyd Center Bond Building, 430 Potomska Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748|Directions

Live animal demonstrations, specimens to observe and touch, hikes, activities and crafts bring nature themes to life.

Hosted by Lloyd Center for the Environment
Cost: $5 Lloyd Center members, $6 nonmembers
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Horned Lark
8:00AM - 10:00AM
Frances A. Crane Wildlife Management Area, Rte. 151, Falmouth, MA 02536|Directions

Walk around these newly restored grasslands in search of sparrows, thrushes, buntings and raptors. You may even be lucky enough to glimpse a bobwhite!

Hosted by Cape Cod Bird Club
Cost: Free
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stone wall in the woods at Frank Knowles Little River Reserve in Dartmouth
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Frank Knowles/Little River Reserve, 701 Potomska Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748|Directions

Nervous about hiking alone, or just looking for some company on the trails? Join a DNRT land steward for a ladies-only hike!

Hosted by Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust
Cost: Free
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Bog boards running through the trees along New Boston Trail.
11:00AM - 12:00PM
New Boston Trail, 325 New Boston Rd., Fairhaven, MA 02719|Directions

Through guided mindfulness meditation, you will experience nature with your senses wide open during this fall walk.

Hosted by Buzzards Bay Coalition & Anchor Yoga
Cost: Free
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wild turkeys on the Paskamansett River
10:00AM - 12:00PM
Lloyd Center for the Environment, 430 Potomska Rd., Dartmouth, MA 02748|Directions

Create your own turkey callers and search for turkeys on a guided walk at the Lloyd Center.

Hosted by Lloyd Center for the Environment
Cost: $5 per person or $15 for a family of four (Lloyd Center members); $7 per person or $21 for a family of four (nonmembers)
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several adults walking up a steep trail through the woods at Bourne Sisters Woodland
12:45PM - 3:00PM
Bourne Sisters Woodland, 221 County Rd., Bourne, MA 02532|Directions

Take a 2-hour hike through rolling hills and along a cranberry bog, and take in views of Back River.

Hosted by Appalachian Mountain Club
Cost: Free
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