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  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Animal Tracking Program - A Working Woodlands Workshop

    Saturday, February 13, 2016

    Come and learn the tracks and signs of many common Vermont mammals. Along with whose tracks, learn how fast they are moving, their mood, their most recent meals and so much more with National Park Service Science Communication Specialist Ed Sharron. More

    Time:
    1:00 PM to 3:30 AM
    Location:
    Forest Center @ Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park
    Fees:
    Free
  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Winter Wildlife Tracking for Junior Rangers

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

    Youngsters will learn how to identify animal tracks and make their own animal tracking book. Program includes a an indoor presentation followed by an outdoor exploration to look for animal signs in the snow. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    Forest Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP
    Fees:
    Free
  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Winter Landscape Photography - A Working Woodlands Workshop

    Friday, February 19, 2016

    The simplicity and beauty of our Vermont winter landscaping is breath-taking. Come and explore our National Park, with local Photographer and ArtisTree Instructor Linda Treash. More

    Time:
    1:00 PM to 3:30 PM
    Location:
    Forest Center
    Fees:
    $28 Pre-registration required, space limited
  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Wildlife Tracking in the Snow

    Saturday, February 27, 2016

    Learn the tracks and sign of common New England mammals. Animal signs can show how fast critters are moving, their most recent meals and even their mood. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    JAN 23 - Meet @ Forest Center & FEB 27 - Meet @ Carriage Barn Visitor Center
    Fees:
    Free
  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Winter Wilderness First Aid - A Working Woodlands Workshop

    Saturday, February 27, 2016

    Winter Wilderness First Aid day-long workshop focuses on concerns in a winter wilderness and basic patient assessment, shelter building, and cold related injuries. More

    Time:
    9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    Location:
    Forest Center Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller NHP
    Fees:
    $50 Advanced Reservation Required. Limited to 30 participants
  • Marsh - Billings - Rockefeller National Historical Park

    Winter Animal Habitats - A Working Woodlands Workshop

    Saturday, March 5, 2016

    Vermont wildlife gets creative during the winter months to endure the cold temperatures and harsh winter conditions. Come learn what different habitats exist in your backyard and our national park. More

    Time:
    10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location:
    Forest Center
    Fees:
    Free
 
By Request Programs - For 10 or more

 
Native American drawing

NPS Photo

Conservation Chronicles

From Native Americans to early European settlers, to land trusts, national parks, and wilderness areas, conservation thought and practice has taken many forms in North America over the past four centuries.Using words, images, and films of the past, explore the attitudes and actions that have shaped our relationship with the land we call the United States in this multimedia presentation.

Available by request only for groups of 10 or more.

 
Man & Nature Book Cover

The Life and Times of George Perkins Marsh

Born in 1801 in Woodstock, Vermont, George Perkins Marsh is considered a pioneering conservationist who helped shape the future of land use on a global scale.His experience in the Vermont forests in his formative years, combined with his worldwide travel and multiple career choices culminated in his ground breaking book "Man & Nature" printed in 1864.This presentation will touch on the times he worked in and the milestones in his life that led him to be called the father of the American conservation movement.

Available by request only for groups of 10 or more.

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