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Museum: Nature Walk

Brickyard Trail Walk with Terry McNamara:  This 15.5-acre tract of land, sometimes referred to as the Brickyard Sanctuary, was given to the Henry L. Ferguson Museum Land Trust by L.F. Boker Doyle in 1982 and 1983. The trail offers easy walking, good birding, and diverse plant life. The initial path through a woodland area intersects the Brickyard Pond Trail, a …

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Museum: Nature Walk w/ Terry McNamara

Thursday Nature Walk led by Terry McNamara. This week’s walk will explore the TREASURE POND TRAIL. Be sure to wear insect repellent and dress for the weather. Meet at the Museum at 10:30 a.m. During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. …

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Museum Nature Walk: Foraging with Russ Cohen

Museum Nature Walk with naturalist and wild food enthusiastRuss Cohen. Russ will lead a foraging walk on Fishers Island. Place: Meet at the Museum. Limited to 30 people. To assure a spot, please sign up by contacting the Museum by phone (631-788-7239) or e-mail fimuseum@fishersisland.net (Please note also the related Nature Talk that Russ will lead the previous day, August …

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Museum Talk: Nibbling on Native Plants in Your Back Yard & Beyond

On his previous visits over the last several years, wild edibles expert Russ Cohen has documented the presence of over sixty species of edible wild plants on Fishers Island. The focus of Russ’ illustrated talk and follow-up walk this year will be on edible native species suitable for planting in home landscapes, while also acknowledging the edible weeds and invasives …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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Introducing Fishers Island Nature Discovery “FIND”

A new program becomes a reality. Sarah Saint-Amand, along with Harbor School founder Murray Fisher, triggered the program. Sarah had enjoyed the Wednesday afternoon Museum programs and both she and Murray felt there was a need and enough demand to warrant a more extensive series of nature-related programs. The Museum immediately supported the idea and brought in the Denison Pequotsepos …

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Museum: Nature Walk

During July and August, Nature Walks will start at the Museum on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. unless changes have been posted. Terry McNamara will lead the walks. Posters will be put up on the Post Office bulletin board each week that will reveal the subject and location of the upcoming walk. However, all groups must meet first at the Museum …

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