Early last week, a neighbor complained to me that a bear had carried her garbage from the trashcan to the edge of her yard.
NORTHEAST PA — Lackawanna College recognized its second year of graduates from the Conservation and Natural Resource (CNR) certificate program on December 7.
WAYNE COUNTY, PA — The Lacawac Sanctuary has kicked off its 2018 annual fund, with the goal of raising $25,000 by the end of the year in support of outreach and education programs for the community.
The Audubon Society will hold its annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC) December 14 through January 5, gathering data from across North America on bird species to compile a census on our winged friends.
Have you ever seen a shrew? Chances are good that the answer is no, given their secretive nature and relatively brief life spans of approximately 18 to 20 months.
Although it is getting cold with good potential for snow throughout the next few months, opportunities abound for winter activities and sights that can only be found this time of year.
WASHINGTON CROSSING, PA — The Delaware River Basin Committee will meet December 12 at the Washington Crossing Historic Park Visitor’s Center to discuss reports by the executive director and commission’s general counsel, among other topics.
BETHANY, PA — “My journey would be through the seasons of the year... For 52 consecutive weeks I would go alone to the same spot, sit still, engage my senses and observe the flow of nature through the full four seasons.”
REGION — Now that hunting season has officially begun, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture and the Penn State Extension are using the opportunity to encourage hunters to track a different prey: the Spotted Lanternfly.
One of the most interesting birds with which we share habitat in the Upper Delaware River region is the American woodcock. With its long needle-like beak, plumpish rounded body and peculiar bobbing gait, it is undoubtedly also one of the most adorable birds to behold.