Naturalist Led Hikes in Jackson
Thursdays, 10 am – noon July and August
Join one of Tin Mountain Conservation Center’s naturalists for weekly hikes at the Jackson Field Station property. Highlights include visiting the summit of Tin Mountain for the awesome views, exploring an abandoned tin mine and learning about the history of the property while visiting a historic homestead. You’ll also enjoy seeing the ponds that dot the property. Along the way the naturalist will identify plants, trees and point out animal sign. These hikes are a great way to explore the trails of the Jackson Field Station. Participants of all ages are welcome. Advance registration is required. Visit www.tinmountain to register online or call 603-447-6991.
Garden Pollinators Field Program
Thursday, July 15, 10-11am or 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Gardens are abuzz with activity this time of year, with pollinators flitting from bloom to bloom in search of nectar. But which insects are attracted to which plants and how do pollination strategies differ? Join Tin Mountain for this unique garden pollinator field program led by Debar Marnich, soil conservationist with NRCS and Alina Harris, integrated pest and pollinator management specialist with the Xerces Society. We will explore what is growing and who it is attracting. We’ll cover tips and techniques to make your gardens friendlier to pollinators. Advance registration is required. Visit www.tinmountain.org to register or call 603-447-6991.
Umbagog Canoe Trip
Saturday, July 31, 6:30am – 5pm
Ply the waters of Lake Umbagog National Wildlife Refuge where loons, bald eagles, osprey and moose abound. Bring binoculars and a hearty lunch, Use your own canoe/kayak or borrow ours, Space is limited. Advance registration required. Visit www.tinmountain to register online or call 603-447-6991.
North Country Nature Programs are sponsored in part by the Tillotson Foundation.
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