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.

Honeysuckle Sprout Removal at Pearl’s Fen

Monday, November 28 Location: Pearl’s Fen Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm Activity: Honeysuckle Sprout Removal Tools: gloves Parking: Meet in the Pearl’s Fen parking lot Notes: Last year, Dave Nolin and Brandon Hough took out a lot of honeysuckle along the trail at Pearl’s Fen. Small sprouts have come back. Luckily, those sprouts can be pulled out by hand. […]

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Spotted Turtle Trail trimming and chipping with Dayton Hikers

Wednesdays, December 7 and 14 Location: Rotary Park Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm Activity: Spotted Turtle Trail trimming and chipping with the Dayton Hikers Tools: Loppers, chainsaws for those who are trained, battery powered Sabre saws. Bring safety eye wear, ear protection and gloves. We have extra loppers to borrow. Parking: Rotary Park ball fields. Look for the tan […]

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Christmas Bird Count

Join us for a citizen science project and participate in Audubon’s 123rd Christmas Bird Count. We will have multiple groups that go out with experienced birders to help ID and count birds found in the Beaver Creek Wetlands. No experience needed. More details and sign up sheet coming soon! When: Saturday December 17, 2022  9:00am-12:00 […]

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