The Biology of Bears

The Biology of Bears

Feb. 22 / 7 p.m. / $ Maryland’s Black Bear Population and Management ~ Maryland is home to a wide array of wildlife species, including the American black bear. For many, bears are a novel species with little known about them. For others, bears are a part of...
World of Discovery: Animal and Plant Communication

World of Discovery: Animal and Plant Communication

Jan 18 / 7 p.m. / $ This popular program is sold out.  NOTE TO REGISTERED PARTICPANTS: The program location has changed. Nancy Lawson “Wildscapes” book talk will now be held at Owen Brown Interfaith Center (7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, MD 21045). Our...
Bid now on silent auction items

Bid now on silent auction items

The silent auction connected with our Wine in the Garden/Beer in the Barn fundraiser is open and ready for your bids! More than 75 items are available, with values from $30 to more than $1,500. Even if you can’t make it to our event, you can bid from your home...
Spotted at the Conservancy: Eastern meadowlark

Spotted at the Conservancy: Eastern meadowlark

Debbie Trail spotted this male meadowlark in full voice in one of our fields. Despite their name, meadowlarks are not larks. They’re in the blackbird family, and their whistling, flute-like songs float over our fields at twilight. Some male meadowlarks can sing...