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Invasive Species Spotlight: Giant Hogweed (Heracleum mantegazzianum)

Friday, September 14, 2018

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Sneak Peek at Bike the Brandywine 2018

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The 3rd Annual Bike the Brandywine is almost here! Enjoy this sneak peek of the day including details about each distance, the post-ride party, and a few other FAQ’s![[{"fid":"2844","view_mode":"full_width","...

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Spring is on its Way

Friday, April 6, 2018

Spring is on its way. Longer days filled with sunshine and warmer weather will be here soon. The changing seasons is an opportunity for Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art members to get outside and enjoy our beautiful nature preserves. For the ardent observer, signs of changes have been...

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“Herp” Awakenings in the Brandywine region

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Early spring in the Brandywine Valley and the surrounding area is the ideal time to look and listen for herps. “Herps” is short for Herpetofauna—the collective term for both reptiles and amphibians. Someone who studies herps, either as an amateur or professional, is called a...

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