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Walk On The Wild Side

Saturday, June 3

Walk on the Wild Side: Exploring Wild Plants at the Rines Wetlands & Wildlife Preserve.
in Unity  10-11:30 a.m.. Lunchtime chat to follow.

A walk with
Heather McCargo, Executive Director
of the Wild Seed Project. She is an educator with 30 years experience in plant propagation, landscape design and conservation. A former head plant propagator at the New England Wild Flower Society’s Garden in the Woods, she has lectured nationally and is widely published in horticultural journals and magazines.

The Speaker Series Continues with Avian Haven

Wednesday, June 14.
at 6:30 p.m.
“Lessons from Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center: A Citizen’s Guide to Helping the Birds of Maine.”

Laura Suomi-Lecker, education and outreach coordinator, will discuss common reasons why birds are admitted to Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center in Freedom and what citizens can do to help our local birds.  We’ll discuss the facilities and recent cases at Avian Haven.  2016 admissions include orphaned and injured eagles, owls, hawks, water birds, including gannets, loons, guillemots, petrels, and ducks, and many species of songbirds.   Laura Suomi-Lecker is the education and outreach coordinator and long-time volunteer with Avian Haven and also the Technical Director at Somerset County Soil and Water Conservation District, where she does a variety of bird-related education and outreach.

The programs are open to the public. There is a recommended donation of $5.00. They take place on the second Wednesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. at 93 Main Cafe,  93 Main St., Unity. For more information, please contact info@sebasticookrlt.org or phone 207-948 -3766

SRLT is Looking for Volunteers!

Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Sebasticook Regional Land Trust.

crewThere is a role for everyone, from working with children to leading excursions to serving on a committee… and much more!  Whether you can give us several hours a week or a few hours a year, we need your help.  Please take a couple of minutes to download the SRLT Volunteer Interest Form  below and return it to mail (P.O. Box 184, Unity, ME 04988).

 SRLT Volunteer Interest Form