Highlands Biological Foundation’s Zahner Conservation Lecture Series is a looking glass into the mysteries and miracles of the Plateau’s Wild Spaces
Article Author: Winter Gary
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Wondering where the Wild Things are? Look no further than the Highlands Nature Center, 930 Horse Cove Road, your guide to all things Wooly and Winged and Willowy.
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Soak up all of the season’s goodness – join the experts at The Highlands Nature Center for a Wildflower Walk through Highlands Botanical Garden, or a fun Earth Day celebration.
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A fresh crop of researchers are uncovering the secrets of the Plateau’s natural bounty.
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Dr. Rada Petric is unveiling the secrets of our winged night neighbors. You can help.
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Though many of our wild neighbors are beginning to think about hibernation and the trees are certainly “leaving,” things at The Highlands Nature Center are somehow getting even busier.
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With From Penguins to Plankton – the Dramatic Impacts of Climate Change in Antarctica, The Highlands Nature Center (930 Horse Cove Rd) brings the perils of Climate Change to the Plateau – 5:30 P.M. Friday, September 23. Space is limited, so be sure to register at highlandsbiological.org.
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A team of student-researchers is delving into the myriad ways that we’re affecting the Plateau’s ecology.
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The Zahner Lecture Series explores the art of ancient America and the incredible stressors facing the natural world. Lectures are presented at the Highlands Nature Center. For a full schedule, visit highlandsbiological.org or call the Highlands Biological Station at (828) 526-2221.
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Forget what you learned in grade school – wildflowers aren’t waiting for May to make their Plateau debut. To learn more, visit highlandsbiological.org and participate in the workshops laced throughout the month.