Lake Norman’s most popular road race returns on September 19th, 2015. Save the date, and plan to join us in Davidson for the Run for Green half-marathon, 10K and 5K. See below for detailed information on the course. Sign up now online by clicking here. In addition to registering for the race, you can also […]
“How Rocks Are Like Legos” We saw and touched all kinds of different kinds of rocks. We learned where extrusive and intrusive rocks are formed and the how that affects the size of the crystals. We made “rocks” out of legos, “salt crystals” out of marshmallows and toothpicks, and tested the hardness of minerals. Thank […]
The birds are nesting. Maybe you can learn more about what’s going on in the nests.
Stargazing at Fisher Farm for March 27 has been canceled.
When does spring begin?
Posted on 19. Mar, 2015 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
The Davidson Lands Conservancy’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Davidson resident Autumn Michael has been named as our new Executive Director. Autumn succeeds Roy Alexander, our Executive Director since 2006 who passed away unexpectedly in January of 2015. Rob Van Epps, president of the conservancy’s board, praised Michael for her experience and […]
A nice snow gives us a chance to see animal tracks.
Some lucky families had a visit to the Davidson College Herpetology Lab!
Mark your calendars for the 11th Annual Green Ball on March 14th at Davidson College! Hosted by Davidson College’s Environmental Action Coalition, the Green Ball is a night of dancing, fun and fund-raising for the Davidson Lands Conservancy. The dance runs from 7:30-10:30 in the Lilly Family Gallery of Chambers Hall on the Davidson Campus. The […]
This weekend, Feb. 13-Feb 16, is President’s Day weekend and that means it’s time for the Great Backyard Bird Count. This is an easy way to participate in Citizen Science in your own yard or neighborhood. The GBBC was started in 1998 and is organized by The Cornell School of Ornithology and The Audubon Society. […]