Summer Nature Education Programs
Programs co-sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and Block Island Conservancy
Stay up-to-date with current offerings by checking back here often, by following the Block Island Conservancy on Instagram and Facebook, and by checking our kiosks for scavenger hunts, nature sightings, and local eco-updates! (Kiosks are located at Rodman’s Hollow, Clay Head, Nathan Mott Park, Mohegan Bluffs, and the Ocean View Pavilion).
THE NATURE VAN
Visit us at the new Nature Van this summer!
Open daily Tuesday – Saturday from 9:00 – 4:00 (closed 12-1).
Tuesday – Rodman’s Hollow
Wednesday – Clay Head
Thursday – Solviken Nature Preserve
Friday – Nathan Mott Park
Saturday – Sachem Pond pull-off
Kim Gaffett, The Nature Conservancy’s Naturalist on Block Island, hosts a brief zoom call twice a month, focusing on the island’s unique ecosystems, flora, and fauna.
Click the link above for more information and to catch up on previous zooms!
Downloadable trail guides (in English and Spanish) and maps available at the link above!
This self-directed program is held twice a month on Tuesdays.
Head outdoors to look and listen for birds in your backyard or favorite nature preserve (wherever you are in the world) and then share your observations in a community bird list. Follow the link above to learn more.
Visit this page for a frequently updated blog filled with observations and stories about what’s happening in nature on Block Island.