Come join us for our 4th Annual Meeting this Sunday, September 23rd at 1 p.m. at the Pavilion at Matthies Grove in Peoples State Forest on East River Road, Barkhamsted. Join Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Rob Klee, State Representative Kevin Witkos and featured speaker Dave Sinish for the celebration. Dave will speak... Continue Reading →
We're excited that the State Parks Department of the DEEP gave us permission to plant a pollinator garden in Peoples State Forest. We have a healthy crop coming up and are always looking for volunteers to help maintain the garden. Thanks to FALPS' Board Member Janet Bumstead and FALPS' Liaison and DEEP employee Lance Hansen and... Continue Reading →
Mid-September is the peak of fall migration when hundreds--even thousands of raptors stream southword daily. Hopefully, we will find some flying over Barkhamsted!
Come join Master Wildlife Conservationist and Monarch Butterfly specialist, Eric Rahn, for a butterfly tagging workshop. Butterflies will be tagged then released. This might be one of the most interesting things you've ever done!