Summer 2022 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 Nature Hot Spots this summer!
Open daily Tuesday – Saturday from 9:00 – 4:00 (closed 12-1).
Tuesday – Andy’s Way and Mosquito Beach
Wednesday – Mohegan Bluffs and Settler’s Rock
Thursday – Nathan Mott Park and Rodman’s Hollow
Friday – Fresh Pond Trail and Hodge Preserve
Saturday – Mohegan Bluffs and Settler’s Rock
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!
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.