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WOW-Great American Solar Eclipse!

Posted on 15. Aug, 2017 by .

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WOW is excited about the solar eclipse which will occur on Aug. 21, 2017

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WOW-Solar Eclipse!

Posted on 23. Jul, 2017 by .

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A solar eclipse will be visible in our area on August 21, 2017.

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WOW-Field guide to the Southern Piedmont

Posted on 02. Jul, 2017 by .

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A link to a field guide to the Southern Piedmont.

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WOW-Great American Campout

Posted on 14. Jun, 2017 by .

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Try camping in a new location!

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WOW- What is a Naturalist?

Posted on 09. Apr, 2017 by .

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What is a naturalist? The dictionary says a naturalist is “A person who specializes in natural history, especially in the study of plants and animals in their natural surroundings. “ Are you a naturalist? As we think about conserving the land around us it seems only natural that we want to know about what lives in our area. What are the names of the wildflowers, grasses, trees, insects, mammals, fish, reptiles, birds, and […]

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WOW-Night Sky in March!

Posted on 26. Feb, 2017 by .

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The Hubblesite give great descriptions of the night sky each month.

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WOW-Great Backyard Bird Count

Posted on 13. Feb, 2017 by .

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Feb. 17 – 20 The Great Backyard Bird Count

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WOW-Look at the sky Friday night!

Posted on 08. Feb, 2017 by .

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Penumbral Lunar Eclipse Friday Night, Feb. 10.

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WOW-Take the 50 Species Challenge!

Posted on 16. Jan, 2017 by .

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Here’s a link to a great article from the Urban Institute at UNCC from a while back. https://ui.uncc.edu/story/fifty-species-challenge The idea is to challenge yourself, your family or a friend, to be able to recognize fifty native species, plants and/or animals.  You can start with birds since this is a great time of year to do Project […]

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WOW- Supermoon!

Posted on 12. Nov, 2016 by .

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The full moon this Sunday night and Monday morning will be a Supermoon.

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