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Join Us for the Nantucket Biodiversity Research Conference!

October 29, 2021 / Comments Off on Join Us for the Nantucket Biodiversity Research Conference!

Looking for some interesting and informative events to participate in during early November on Nantucket?? The 9th biennial Nantucket Biodiversity Research Conference will take place from November 4-6, 2021, and all of the conference events are open to the public. We hope that you will consider joining us to learn more about Nantucket’s unique biodiversity!…

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Autumn Lore and International Bat Week

October 22, 2021 / Comments Off on Autumn Lore and International Bat Week

Autumn Lore by Kathleen Jenks As autumn returns to earth’s northern hemisphere, and day and night are briefly, but perfectly, balanced at the equinox, may we remember anew how fragile life is — human life, surely, but also the lives of all other creatures, trees and plants, waters and winds. May we make wise choices…

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There’s a New Banding Station in Town!

October 14, 2021 / Comments Off on There’s a New Banding Station in Town!

Nantucket Conservation Foundation has begun a new and exciting project. We have created and opened our own bird banding station! There are many bird banding stations all over the world, including the two MAPS bird banding Stations, (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship), on Nantucket and Tuckernuck. The MAPS bird banding stations focus on the breeding…

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