Archive for November 10th, 2011

There was a great interview/discussion on bats on the NPR/Diane Rehm show this past Monday.

In case you missed it, here’s the link:

Click on “listen” in the left corner – Audio starts up about 30 seconds in so don’t give up on it (like I did at first) – just let it play and it’ll get rolling at about 30 seconds in.


We just had a few spaces open up for this fun field trip this Sunday. If you’d like to come, check the registration information below:

Exploring Nature during a Changing Season ― Sunday, November 13, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Registration Required. 

Join Phil Daley on this free, family walk as he explores the Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship, looking at how plants and animals prepare for winter. Enjoy the fall foliage in this heavily forested preserve. 

The Blue Ridge Center comprises 900 acres of fields, forests, and wetlands on the west side of Harpers Ferry Road in northwestern Loudoun County. Meet at the Education Center, which is located just north of Neersville, at 11611 Harpers Ferry Road, Rte 671.

This program is co-sponsored between Loudoun Wildlife Conservancy and the Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship. Detailed directions can be found on the website,

For informaton contact Phil Daley at 540-338-6528 or To register sign up online at