Population counts of river herring were up in three of Buzzards Bay’s most important rivers — the Agawam, Acushnet, and Mattapoisett Rivers — during spring 2019. But rising numbers don’t mean that the work to protect river herring has ended.
The Coalition and the Buzzards Bay National Estuary Program will undertake a multi-year project to research how Bay marshes are changing and what might impact their health.
Take in woodland tranquility and abundant water views within the Assawompset Pond Complex, a system of conservation lands around five freshwater ponds in Lakeville, Middleborough, and Rochester.
Celebrate fall by painting a fun pumpkin votive, then explore the colorful autumn woods while the paint dries!
Explore a few Mattapoisett properties to search for warblers and migrating birds, as well as shorebirds if time allows.
Explore the variety of treasures that wash up onshore at Allens Pond, and use what you find to create beach-inspired works of art.
WHOO, who, or what will you find during this twilight wildlife walk?
Celebrate the season of change using colorful leaves to create leaf mandalas, an ancient and soothing form of art.
Create your own turkey callers and search for turkeys on a guided walk.
Nervous about hiking alone, or just looking for some company on the trails? Join a DNRT land steward for a ladies-only hike!
Walk off that big Thanksgiving dinner with a scenic 6-mile hike along Allens Pond's Quansett Trail.
Enjoy a moderately difficult hike with beautiful views!