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Solstice

Published on June 18, 2018 under Uncategorized
Solstice
A few more lengthening days...and then the cycle begins anew.  We hope you are enjoying these long warmer days wherever you are, and that NatureFind is helping you find more nature nearby.
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Plogging for the Planet

Published on April 1, 2018 under Uncategorized
Plogging for the Planet
Are you a multitasker who loves the outdoors, exercise, and helping save the planet? Plogging (#plogging) is the newest fitness trend that benefits you and the environment. Plogging is a combination of the words jogging and “plocka up,” Swedish for “pick up.” Basically, it means picking up litter while you’re exercising outdoors. Whether you're walking, hiking, jogging, biking, paddleboarding or…
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Earth Day Every Day

Published on April 1, 2018 under Uncategorized
Earth Day Every Day
While April 22 is Earth Day (#EarthDay2018), you can make every day Earth Day by making small changes or choices. Often these choices can also save you money as well. Set your thermostat (heat / AC) to a moderate temperature (wear a sweater indoors when using the heating system, and not when using air-conditioning). Combine errands for fewer car trips,…
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Big Leaf Maples

Published on November 5, 2015 under Uncategorized
The Big Leaf Maple has been known as the 'paddle tree' to the Lakwungen First Nations people of Vancouver because its wood is used to make paddles, oars and also spindle wheels. Who knew? -- I didn't until recently, though I've walked past and marveled at the very large leaves for a long time.  The trees are abundant in the…
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Events around the country

Published on March 16, 2015 under Uncategorized
Events around the country
We have the pleasure of seeing information on thousands of nature events each week around the country.  The titles themselves tell a story....here is an example of a few of the events added this week: 45 Ton Whale Talk Backyard Habitat Behind-the-Scenes Tour: Palace Gardens Dinosaur Train Garden Workshop Grafting for the Future Historical Southport Bicycle Tours Kayak Through History Kids…
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