Tag Archives: family activity
Posted on 16. Jan, 2017 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
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 […]
Posted on 13. Nov, 2016 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
Nature and art came together on a beautiful day at the South Prong Rocky River Greenway in Davidson. Carolyn Walker, of WOW and Woodland Discovery, and Betsy Flagler, artist, teacher and writer, had a variety of art activities based in nature and using natural materials. What a great way to end a year of WOW […]
Posted on 25. Jul, 2016 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
Spiders, beetles, snails, cicadas, ants, slugs, millipedes — we discovered them all, and then some. Kids and adults were fascinated as Corey Sperling showed us each critter’s unique features, explaining how they lived and adapted to the forest. One especially memorable moment was watching a little boy who had gathered a daddy long-legs in his […]