The goal of BCWA's Spotted Turtle Newsletter is to educate the reader about wetlands and its habitats. We try to inspire action to help the planet, our wetlands or one's own yard. We list upcoming events and show the progress we make in the wetlands and as an organization.

Build Boardwalk at Amon Reserve

Friday, February 23 Location: James P. Amon Biodiversity Reserve Time: 9:30am – 2:30pm Activity: Building a bump out in the boardwalk, installing a bench Tools: Drill/Drivers with batteries needed Parking: On Deercreek Drive, the grassy area is muddy. Notes: If you arrive late, follow the boardwalk or trails south. The work site will be along the boardwalk. Our […]

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Volunteer Rally

Come to BCWA’s Volunteer Rally! At our rally, you learn about volunteering options and what to expect when volunteering with us. Meet Beth Edsall, Outreach Director and volunteer coordinator, along with volunteer leads for land management, committees and other regular, committed volunteers. Please REGISTER HERE We are in need of volunteers who want to help […]

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Blue Bird Nest Box Training

The Beaver Creek Wetlands Association and Greene County Parks & Trails are hosting a workshop for volunteers who have interest in monitoring a bluebird trail during the Spring and Summer nesting seasons. Learn about the plight of Eastern Bluebirds and other native, cavity-nesting birds, and what we can do to offset the damage done by […]

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Skunk Cabbage & Snow Trillium Hunt

Join Dave Nolin for our first spring outing at Pearl’s Fen as we seek to find skunk cabbage along the boardwalk and snow trilliums hidden amongst the trees. This leisurely walk is 2 miles in length. The snow trilliums are on a steep hill and require crossing a narrow creek to see them. Sunday, March […]

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Native Plants: Nurturing Nature and Our Community

Mark your calendars for BCWA’s Native Plant Sale and Speaker Series! Stay tuned for more details coming soon, including the schedule of educational speakers. Interested vendors please click the image below to access our electronic vendor agreement form. Last day for vendor registration is Friday May 3, 2024. Secure your spot today!

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