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Mornings for Members- Squam Swamp

A return to guided walks at this island favorite! Be prepared for some adventurous, mucky, uneven trails while you hear about the ecological bounty tucked in the vernal pools and Red Maple swamps of this striking forest. Uniquely shaped trees and vibrant seasonal sights await in the forests of Squam. 1.8 miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101144&view=Detail

Exploring Salt Marsh Restoration and Oyster Reef Resilience with the NCF Science Staff

Part of the 2022 Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Science Showcase A tour into the Salt marsh to learn about a long-term and large scale salt marsh restoration success story. We will then follow as the story evolves with climate change and recent restoration efforts including building MA's first oyster castle-based oyster reef for coastal resilience. We…

Squam Forest in Spring

Join NCF botanist and ecologist Kelly Omand for a loop tour, beginning with the more open landscapes of Squam Farm, visiting Squam Swamp, and returning to the starting location. Learn the spring and early summer wildflowers of our forests and fields and view the forest in the early season just after leaves have emerged. http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101156&view=Detail

Mornings for Members- Windswept Bog

A guided walk around the bogs and forests of Windswept, a recently retired cranberry bog being restored back to a useful, productive wetland. Hear about the ecological history in the making for this island favorite and the cranberry culture that helped sustain Nantucket families after the whaling era. 2.4 Miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101146&view=Detail

Mornings for Members- Windswept Bog

A guided walk around the bogs and forests of Windswept, a recently retired cranberry bog being restored back to a useful, productive wetland. Hear about the ecological history in the making for this island favorite and the cranberry culture that helped sustain Nantucket families after the whaling era. 2.4 Miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101149&view=Detail

Mornings for Members- Milestone Cranberry Bog at Harvest

September 30 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

Explore the retired pastures, forested paths, & hidden wetlands of this spectacular property. Located off Quidnet Rd, this former farmland was used for a 10-year study of the ecological effects of sheep grazing on the island’s landscape. See how rare plant species re-established in this secluded spot. 1.6 miles http://support.nantucketconservation.org/site/Calendar?id=101174&view=Detail

Nantucket Harvest Fair

October 1 @ 10:00 am - October 2 @ 5:00 pm
$10

Introducing the 1st annual Nantucket Harvest Fair! New for 2022, the Nantucket Conservation Foundation’s Cranberry Festival has joined forces with the Nantucket Island Fair, to create something that captures the spirit of both events, and brings this important family-friendly celebration back to the “Shoulder Season”. These 2 fall fairs are beloved, historic island events, and we…

Batacular Bike Race

October 30 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
$100

Join the Nantucket Conservation Foundation for our first ever Batacular Bike Race! This off-road race will take you through some of the most beautiful trails found on the island. Proceeds benefit the continued work of the Nantucket Conservation Foundation. https://runsignup.com/Race/MA/Nantucket/BatacularBikeRace2022