Be a Backyard Naturalist
FOR PARENTS: CREATURE FEATURES
What kinds of wildlife can you find in your backyard (or very close by)? And what do you know about those animal neighbors? Many of us have seen opossums, but did you know they can actually keep your habitat healthier? Enjoy these videos about the birds, bears and other beasts, and maybe even try to capture them — on your camera, of course!
FOR EDUCATORS: LESSONS THAT CELEBRATE FALL
Observation and classification are critical learning skills, and fall leaves offer a great opportunity to explore the natural riches of New England, while making new discoveries.