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Check this space often for updated listings of events, field trips, and volunteer opportunities. And if you haven’t already, be sure to “like” us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter and Instagram, to stay up to date on happenings across the Keystone State and share your involvement with friends.

Contact us if you have questions or want to get involved. We hope to see you soon!


Ongoing Special Events


  • Birding at the Bog
    (Wednesdays: May 3, 10, & 17)

    Tannersville Bog
    (Meet at the parking lot.)
    552 Cherry Lane Road
    East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

    Combine one of the most unique natural settings with one of the most spectacular natural phenomenon and you get a morning of migration birding at the Bog. Along the way, environmental educators from the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center will explain the bo... Learn more


  • Sunday Walks at Tannersville Bog

    Tannersville Bog
    (beginning May 14th)

    Join The Nature Conservancy and the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center on the following Sundays for a 2 ½-hour guided public walk into the unique Tannersville Bog: May 14June 11July 9August 13September 17Along the way, environmental educators will e... Learn more


  • Wednesday Walks at Tannersville Bog

    Tannersville Cranberry Bog
    (beginning May 31st)

    The Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center invites you to attend a 2 ½-hour guided public walk into the unique Tannersville Bog. Along the way, environmental educators will explain the bog’s formation, interesting plant and animal life, and the rol... Learn more


Special Events


  • Salamander Safari

    Bear Swamp Park & Archery Complex
    Bangor, Pennsylvania
    April 09, 2017

    Please join Jim Wilson with Northampton County's Division of Parks and Recreation and Stephanie Cannon, a volunteer with the PA Herpetological Survey of Northampton County, for a Salamander Safari. We will meet at the complex parking lot on Lake Minsi Road to accomp... Learn more


  • Earth Day Volunteer Event

    25th and Reed Streets in Philadelphia
    April 22, 2017

    In celebration of Earth Day, we invite you to join us for a garden tour and clean-up event taking place In partnership with Keep Philadelphia Beautiful and Nationalities Service Center. Register today or contact Molly Anderson at (717) 418-9518 for more information. Learn more


  • Philadelphia Science Festival

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    April 21, 2017 - April 29, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy is a partner again this year at the Philadelphia Science Festival taking place April 21-29 throughout the city—at cultural institutions, universities and corporations—to ensure participation by a range of residents and visitors. Th... Learn more


  • Vernal Pool Hike (evening)

    Forest Pools Preserve @ Kings Gap
    Kings Gap Road in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    Cumberland County
    March 25, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy invites you to join us for a free Vernal Pool Hike at Kings Gap! We'll take a short, 2.5-mile hike into the forest along the trails to see if we can spot the many salamanders and frogs that are emerging to lay their eggs in the vernal pools. ... Learn more


  • Vernal Pool Hike (afternoon)

    Forest Pools Preserve @ Kings Gap
    Kings Gap Road in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
    Cumberland County
    March 25, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy invites you to join us for a free Vernal Pool Hike at Kings Gap! We'll take a short, 2.5-mile hike into the forest along the trails to see if we can spot the many salamanders and frogs that are emerging to lay their eggs in the vernal pools. ... Learn more


  • Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival

    Prince Theater
    Center City in Philadelphia
    April 21, 2017 - April 23, 2017

    In its inaugural year, the Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival features regional and international films promising fresh ideas, heightened awareness of critical issues and breathtaking imagery. It will eventually expand to include competitions, workshops and pa... Learn more


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