AUBURN — Join the New Hampshire Audubon McLane Center for a series of ZOOM webinars that engage participants in pollinator conservation. The webinars are free and open to the public but registration is required to access the ZOOM presentation. Please visit www.nhaudubon.org for details and registration.
Butterflies of NH: Thurs., October 15, 7:00-8:15 p.m.: Learn about butterflies in the Granite State ranging from the common to the rare. Learn about conservation actions that have been taken to recover species such as the Frosted Elfin, and new initiatives to improve habitat for the Monarch butterfly. You will also learn how you can get involved with helping to track the over 130 species that are here in NH!
A Garden for Pollinators & Wildlife: Natural Landscaping for a Better Yard: Thurs., October 29, 7-8:15 p.m.: Our yards are shared by many wildlife species, and we can do a lot to benefit wildlife based on the landscaping practices we choose. No matter how big or small, how rural or urban, you can provide critical habitat for birds, bees, and other wildlife. Join us and learn how to attract and sustain pollinators throughout the year, provide food and shelter for birds, enable pollinators to survive the winter, and increase the biodiversity of the insects and other animals on your property. This program is sponsored by Speaking for Wildlife, a volunteer project of UNH Cooperative Extension and NH Fish and Game.
Gardening in a Changing Climate: Thurs., November 5: 7:00-8:15 p.m.: This presentation will familiarize participants with the impacts of climate change on our NH landscapes Focusing in on our own “backyards” and community spaces, participants will learn ways to adapt gardening to a changing climate and utilize gardening practices to reduce the impacts of climate change. Take away climate-smart ways you can make a difference in your garden spaces.
About NH Audubon
Founded in 1914, NH Audubon’s mission is to protect New Hampshire’s natural environment for wildlife and for people. It is an independent statewide membership organization with three nature centers throughout the state. Expert educators give programs to children, families, and adults at centers and in schools. Staff biologists and volunteers conduct bird conservation efforts such as the Peregrine Falcon restoration. NH Audubon protects thousands of acres of wildlife habitat and is a voice for sound public policy on environmental issues. For information on NH Audubon, including membership, volunteering, programs, sanctuaries, and publications, call 603-224-9909, or visit www.nhaudubon.org.