Category Archives: New York

Festival of Shorebirds at Jamaica Bay

Studying Shorebirds on fall migration at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge is one of the wonders of the world, whether you are at the 8th Annual Shorebird Festival or not. Continue reading

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Chef Farm Tour & Lunch

Slow Food Metro North brings Farmers, Chefs and Restaurant Owners together, in the surrounding areas, to visit 12 farms for Chef Farm Tour and Luncheon on Tuesday, April15, 2013. Continue reading

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Posted in Bedford NY, Community Garden, Connecticut, Conservation, Environmental, Farms, Food, Green, KymryGroup™, New York, Slow Food Metro North, Slow Food USA, sustainable agriculture, sustainable food, Westchester NY | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Read to your Kid, It’s Children’s Book Week!

The late Martha McKeen Welch is the author and photographer of this wonderful book “Close Looks in a Spring Woods”, published by Dodd, Mead & Company. Martha McKeen Welch, through deft text and close-up photographs, shows young readers not only what comes to life in a springs woods, but also where this budding life comes from. Each season contains the start of the next. Continue reading

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Posted in Adventurers, Backyard Photography, Bedford NY, Children's Book Week!, Children's Books, Connecticut, Conservation, Early Spring Flowers, Environmental, Explorers, Flowers, KymryGroup™, Martha McKeen Welch, Natural History Phtotgrapher, New York, Photography, Science, Wildflowers, Wildlife, Woodland animals | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

BenJamin Van Doren wins prestigious award!

Benjamin Van Doren talks with Mardi Dickinson about his scientific project on “Birds migrating in autumn”, that won him fifth place in the prestigious National Intel Science competition awards. Continue reading

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Posted in 2012 Intel Science Talent Search, Birding News, Canon Cameras, Conservation, Environmental, Kymry Blog, KymryGroup™, New York, Science, Westchester NY, Wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Environmentalists from CT & NY head to Washington DC.

Conservation, civic organizations, agency leaders and developers are collaboratively urging federal support of restored funding to clean water programs that are critical to the recovery of our nation’s economy and environment. Continue reading

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Keynote Speaker, CFE 2011 Annual Meeting

Connecticut Fund for the Environment/Save the Sound, 2011 Annual Meeting took place on Sunday, October 2, 2011 from 1-4pm. The breathtaking backdrop at the Stamford Yacht Club was packed with over 300 environmentalist who attended this important 2011 annual meeting. Connecticut … Continue reading

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Mt. Kisco Elementary School Community Garden, Grand Opening!

Mount Kisco Elementary School Community Garden Grand Opening was offically inaugurated on June 14, 2011. MKES transforms a old tennis court into a sustainable Community Garden. This is a garden built to share with the community but also created to encourage active involvement among students, parents, and the greater Mount Kisco. Continue reading

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