Conservancy Blog

Conservancy Blog

Everything You Ever Needed to Know About the Freshwater Mussels of PA

Have you ever wondered what life is like for a mussel? With help from some local mussel experts, learn about the different species of freshwater mussels found in Pennsylvania, how they help keep water clean, and some of the environmental issues that are currently threatening their populations.
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Celebrating World Penguin Day

Did you know the Brandywine Conservancy's Penguin Court Preserve was originally named for the 10 African penguins that roamed the former estate home in the mid-1900s? To celebrate World Penguin Day, let’s learn more about African penguins! 

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Sculptural Seed Bombs

Spring blooms are one of our favorite parts of the season each year. One way to prepare for spontaneous spring planting is to create seed bombs that you can place outside. They can be made in almost any form, ranging from spheres that are easy to toss into garden spaces or even small...

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