Recently, we conserved 223 more acres, two properties, in our Colestin-Siskiyou Summit Focus Area thanks to the shared vision of special landowners and partners.
On Thursday, April 18 new members came together for a walk in the Jacksonville Woodlands and scrumptious dinner made by Chef Kristen at the Jacksonville Community Center.
SOLC Land Stewards, Karen and Kristi, are looney for citizen science, also called community science. Community scientists document observations of the natural world and share the data with a referred database. The data is then made available to researchers. In this article learn about the importance of community science and some ways you can contribute to this global movement.
Enjoy this report from the field by Norm Barrett, volunteer dragonfly hike guide. It is full of photos, descriptions, and tips for identifying these prehistoric insects.
In July, our new members were treated to a delicious brunch under the shade trees at Jacksonville’s historic Beekman House. Enjoy photos of the day!
See highlights from the 2018 Member Picnic and Annual Meeting.
Oredson Todd Woods, a conserved park in Ashland, was abuzz recently with the excited and curious energy of lots of 4th and 5th graders. They left their indoor classrooms for the outdoors to attend our Loving the Land annual student camp. For a wonderful write up of the program, check out the Daily Tidings article by John Darling.