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Protecting Dark Skies for Humans & Wildlife – Meeting 10-5-22

October 5, 2022 Chapter Meeting Protecting Dark Skies for Humans & Wildlife Register for ZOOM meeting Wednesday, October 5, 2022, our speaker,  Karen McGraw, Ed.D., will talk about how almost every living thing on our planet uses the cycle of light and dark to trigger life processes.   Artificial Light at Night (ALAN) and light pollution interrupts this cycle. This program will help us understand the effects of light pollution on living things, including ourselves, and how we can protect dark skies for humans and wildlife. Participants will take… Read More →

Native Plants and their Role within the Municipal Water Reuse Ecosystem

September 7, 2022 Chapter Meeting Native Plants and their Role within the Municipal Water Reuse Ecosystem Register for ZOOM meeting Wednesday, September 7, 2022, our speaker, Carol Garrison will discuss how native plants play a vital role in the East Fork Water Reuse Project. This photograph-intensive presentation will provide an overview of the project including its unique partnership with the John Bunker Sands Wetland Center.  Carol will focus on several native plants with specific attention to their water cleaning properties, value to the local ecosystem, and their possible… Read More →

Summer Social – Members Only July Meeting

The Summer Social will be held Wednesday, July 6, 2022 and is a Members Only event in lieu of our monthly chapter meeting. The next meeting open to the public will be August 3, 2022. Details to follow. Members can see the Summer Social details here: https://members.ntmn.org/archives/439840  

A Tribute to Shannon Love

by Patricia Jordan When Shannon Love passed away, we asked for remembrances.  Many of her friends and family responded.  So many in fact, that it was hard to include every story mentioned without writing a book. I’ve tried to include and coordinate as many as I could.  Apologies if I have stepped on toes or left someone or something out. A Tribute to Shannon Love Shannon was a talented artist and birder, nature lover, big hearted friend, lover or animals, tireless volunteer, poker player, lifelong learner, investigator, sparkling… Read More →