Kids Pine for Backyard Wildlife Habitat

Mr. Don West from Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists attended the Davidson Farmer’s Market on February 26 to share information and encouragement for individuals to certify their backyards through the National Wildlife Federation.  Their organization is trying to encourage certification for communities that surround Lake Norman to qualify as the largest “backyard habitat around a significant […]

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WOW! Bizarre Botanicals March 26

Join the World of Wonder (WOW!) on March 26 from 10:30 to 11:30 at the UNCC Greenhouse Botanical Gardens.  Dr. Larry Mellichamp, author of ‘Bizarre Botanicals’ will show us weird plants. Minimum age is 9 years old, or fourth grade.  Registration is required.  Please e-mail Erin Burke at dlc.wow@gmail.com to register and for more information.  […]

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Backyard Wildlife Habitat February 26

This Saturday at the Farmer’s Market in Davidson the DLC’s ‘World of Wonder (WOW!)’ group will be joined by representatives from the Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists.  They will be explaining and promoting the idea of Certified Backyard Habitats.  You can certify your backyard through the National Wildlife Federation.  What do you need to have a backyard […]

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Great Backyard Bird Count Feb 18-21

Look for us at the Davidson Farmer’s Market on Saturday, Feb. 12.  We’ll be there promoting The Great Backyard Bird Count which  is always held Presidents’ Day Weekend.  This year that will be February 18-21.  This is an opportunity for people of all ages to be a part of Citizen Science.  You can count in […]

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WOW! Herpetology Event

“Scaly, Slimy, but Never Scary – Come Pet Something That’s Not Hairy!” A lucky group of children and parents recently attended a brief introduction to the world of herpetology led by the Davidson College Herpetology Lab.  They learned about reptiles and amphibians and met some species that are native to North Carolina.  Most interesting fact:  North […]

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