Archive for March 2018

Top 5 Citizen Science Projects that You Can Start This Spring!

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When was the last time that you just stopped to take in everything that’s going on around you in nature? The trees blooming, the animals coming out to enjoy the sun’s warmth, the wind blowing the scent of those spring flowers across the hiking path. As you get out to experience nature this spring, think…

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What is Soil? Knowing the Difference Between Soil and Dirt

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As you prepare your garden or pot some plants for your home, have you considered the differences between soil and dirt? Often these two words are used interchangeably, but there are some differences in what many people mean when they use one or the other more specifically. The kind of earth you use in your…

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Nature Activities for Kids

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It’s that time of year: the leaves are turning colors, the birds are on the move, and the breeze is getting a little cooler each day. As the weather starts to improve, it’s a sure bet that your child will want to get outside and explore the outdoors. If you’re getting bored of going to…

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