Tag Archives: world of wonder
Posted on 18. Jun, 2014 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
Frogs and Toads in our Backyard WOW was honored to welcome back Ms. Theresa Morr of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation, last Saturday at the Davidson Farmer’s Market. Did you know that populations of frogs and toads are diminishing in our area? Do you know how you can help? Theresa demonstrated how to build a […]
Posted on 17. Jun, 2014 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
This week is National Pollinator Week: Pollinator week: http://www.pollinator.org/pollinator_week_2014.htm Butterflies are some of our most attractive insects and are important as pollinators of many plants. Butterflies that drink the nectar of plants also carry the pollen on their bodies and therefore help with pollination. One butterfly in particular, has attracted a lot of attention because […]
Posted on 16. Jun, 2014 by Davidson Lands Conservancy.
This past Saturday was WOW’s Nature Numbers outing. We explored the fascinating world of nature numbers. We discovered the Fibonacci sequence in pinecones, pineapples, daisies, and flowers we found on the greenway. We also discovered fractals – in ferns, Queen Anne’s lace, and various plants growing along the walkway. At the end of our walk, […]