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Bring your binoculars and field guide for a glimpse of birds in wetland and meadow at Carter Fields in North Andover.
Join Greenbelt and a local guide to find great birding spots at Mazurenko Farm and Carter Hill. There is a wildlife viewing platform overlooking a pond and surrounding wetlands where herrons nest. Just across the road is another trail system that leads to fields and a copse of locust trees, as well as ash, pine and birch.
WHERE: Carter Fields, Boxford/North Andover
WHEN: Sunday, April 28, 2019. 1:00-3:00 pm
Come celebrate with us and meet our new property in Topsfield!
Join us to celebrate the official public opening of the Donibristle
Reservation, 44-acres of newly-conserved land.
Guided walk & refreshments.
WHERE: New parking lot at the intersection of Hill Street and Rowley Bridge Road in Topsfield.
WHEN: Sunday, April 28, 1:00-2:30 pm
(Rescheduled from October due to weather)
This multi-sensory experience will show how taking a leisurely walk in the woods can benefit mental as well as physical health.
Nadine Mazzola will lead us in a Forest Bathing workshop, a multi-sensory experience in nature. The practice originated in Japan where it is called shinrin-yoku.
Mazzola, a certified Forest Therapy Guide, trainer and mentor, will explain why taking a leisurely walk in the woods is proven by scientists to benefit physical as well as mental health. Its positive effects are said to last a month following each weekend in the woods.
Forest Bathing was recently the subject of Windows to the World. Watch Video
WHERE: Julia Bird Reservation, Ipswich
WHEN: Tuesday, May 14, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
DIRECTIONS & PARKING: Click Here
Photo credit: Jerry Monkman