Tag Archives: world of wonder
Posted on 10. Feb, 2014 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
This weekend, Feb. 14-17, is the annual Great Backyard Bird Count. This event offers anyone an opportunity to participate in Citizen Science. All you need is 15 minutes or more of your time and the ability to identify the birds you see. Don’t know a lot about birds? That’s ok. Get a field guide to […]
Posted on 27. Jan, 2014 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
Thanks to Mark Stanback, Ornithologist from Davidson College, for spending time Saturday morning explaining some of his research concerning bluebirds and brown-headed nuthatches. Over 50 participants attended. He pointed out that bluebirds often bully nuthatches out of nest boxes, and thus the reason to install boxes with a smaller hole that bluebirds cannot enter. Mecklenburg […]
Posted on 17. Nov, 2013 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
WOW’s most recent outing provided kids and parents a chance to learn how our body language can communicate and build a relationship with horses – and they saw it in action with the horses at Triple Play Farm. Kris Batchelor has an incredible ability to communicate with horses, and kids got a chance to try it […]
Posted on 09. Oct, 2013 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
Humans have always been fascinated by the night sky. The ancients described the sky in terms of the patterns of stars we know as constellations. In the modern age we know a lot more about stars and planets and about the vastness of the universe. But even so we wonder and are amazed by what […]