Meet at the Essex Street kiosk for a hike through Central Penjajawoc Preserve to an open field next to the marsh. Be sure to take biting insect precautions and don’t forget your camera. RSVP to 942-1010 or… Read More
    BANGOR — Meet at Walden-Parke Preserve’s kiosk at the end of Tamarack Trail at 10 am for a mile-long wildflower walk. Lady slipper, Polygala, trillium and more. Wear comfortable walking shoes, and take precautions against biting insects. Bring your camera if you wish. RSVP to Bangor Land Trust… Read More
    BANGOR — Meet at the Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve’s Kittredge Road kiosk at 9 a.m. for a mile hike through the preserve to an active vernal pool. Salamander eggs were found there on May 16 so we may see aquatic salamander larvae or wood frog tadpoles. There should be other… Read More
    Learn about spiders and which ones you’re likely to find in Maine. Powerpoint presentation by Donne Sinderson, an amateur arachnologist, in the Bangor Land Trust office at 9 Central Street, Suite 201. Please RSVP to (207) 942-1010 or Read More
    Dana Wilde’s Backyard Naturalist column appears regularly in the newspapers. His writings on the natural world and on books have appeared locally in the Bangor Daily News, the Working Waterfront, Island Journal and Maine Boats Homes & Harbors, among many others, as well as internationally. He has served as… Read More
    We’ll look at why it is important for Maine, and why the interactions between the environment and diseases are important for human health. Christine Conte, a Master’s degree student in the school of  Biology and Ecology at UMaine, will share her research in the Bangor Land Trust… Read More
    Join us for a walk with avid outdoorsman, George Ritz, and Maine Master Naturalist, Tom Adams, on Central Penjajawoc Preserve. Discussion will be determined by what we find! We’ll meet up at Bangor Pet Resort & Spa, 1412 Essex Street – across the road and down… Read More
    Sandra Mitchell will follow up on the November tracks and signs class in the field at Northeast Penjajawoc Preserve. Hope for perfect weather conditions to practice our new skills. Bring snowshoes if needed. Please RSVP at 942-1010 or Read More
    There are ways to know the trees in winter when the leaves are gone, if you know what to look for. Indoor lecture and workshop with Larry Beauregard. 9 Central St, Suite 201. Please RSVP at 942-1010 or… Read More
    Sandra Mitchell will show us what to look for to determine which animal left that mark in the mud or snow. She’ll touch on other types of sign that they leave as well. The first part of two classes with slideshow and handouts to help you get started. Read More
    Learn the basics about ferns at Bangor Land Trust’s Central Penjajawoc Preserve, Saturday, August 5 at 10 am with naturalist, Grace Bartlett. Meet at the preserve’s kiosk/trailhead off Essex Street near the Burleigh/Essex Street intersection. Read More
    Meet at Bangor Land Trust’s West Penjajawoc Grassland preserve kiosk at the end of Fox Hollow Drive on Friday, July 21 at 8:00 pm to learn how to detect bats with bat biologist, Katelin Craven. Sunset is at 8:12. We’ll have a short talk while there is still… Read More
    Explore Walden-Parke Preserve in search of Lady Slippers and other early wildflowers with George Elliott and Grace Bartlett. Meet at the Walden-Parke Preserve kiosk at the Tamarack Trail kiosk at 10 am. Be sure to wear good walking shoes!… Read More
    Join up for what should be an action-packed May morning at Essex Woods with biologist and avid birder, Robert Ostrowski, at one of his favorite Bangor birding hot spots. The birding walk starts early at 7 a.m. from the Watchmaker Street parking area off Essex Street. Be sure… Read More
    Ever wondered how lichens survive and thrive? Learn more about them – how they gain energy, reproduce, and types found in Maine. Presenter, Grace Bartlett, will lead you through a powerpoint presentation and share lichen sample collections. Read More
    Learn about the lives of polar bear in the Hudson Bay. See how polar bear are adapted for the Arctic and learn how this majestic bear is threatened by climate change. Join in at the Bangor Land Trust office, 8 Harlow Street Suite 4B on Saturday, January 28… Read More
    Beaver are second only to humans in how much they change their environment. Learn more about this incredible mammal with naturalist, Christy Stout. Join us for a powerpoint presentation and informal discussion in the Bangor Land Trust office at 8 Harlow Street on Saturday, January 7th at 10… Read More
    Brandon Delano, a senior in the Environmental Science Program at Husson University, will be sharing information about Invasive Species in the US and the results of his capstone project on invasive plant species in Bangor’s Walden-Parke Preserve. The presentation is Thursday, December 15 at 7 pm… Read More
    Explore the new loop trail in Central Penjajawoc Preserve in search of winter weeds with leader Grace Bartlett. Meet at the kiosk off Essex Street. Look for a small parking area just below the level of the road 400 yards south of the intersection of… Read More