The next time you visit Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve, you will find a few changes! Some trees are no longer present! Timber harvesting activity has been taking place to create openings in the forest canopy and to prepare for a parking lot expansion adjacent to the existing lot!
One harvest creates a new vista in the Mine Hill area. Trees were removed to create an opening in the forest to benefit hikers with a change in scenery, and to create new habitat for species of… Continue reading
Planning for the 2016 Summer Adventure Camp season is well underway!
Strawberry Hill Nature Preserve is conducting research to investigate the expansion of summer camp partnerships with several local organizations.We are always looking for ways to improve the summer camp experience, and we want to hear from you!
Please complete this 14-question survey to help us determine the needs and expectations of the families in our community.
Life at the Preserve is always busy, but in the winter it is a quieter version of busy. The staff does its own kind of hibernation, hunkering down in our offices to prepare for all of the projects of the next year. We take stock of our streams and forest, review and revise the lesson plans for our education programs, and determine the special events calendar.
This winter the Preserve will look a little different, and not just due to the unusual El Nino-influenced weather.… Continue reading