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Newton’s Envi Sci Program for Teens

In our busy suburban world, kids don’t get to experience nature much unless it’s planned into their schedules. That’s why Newton’s Environmental Science Program for teens is special.

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The Environmental Show

Living With Wildlife in Newton – Part 1

“Living With Wildlife in Newton – Part 1” provides background perspective on the phenomenon of why we see more wildlife in Newton these days. Animals find the suburban habitat and available food sources well suited to their needs.

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Essay

The Battle for Land

Saving open space can mean a fight. To protect important open spaces not already in public hands takes money. Open space is just one of many interests that makes a claim for public funds.

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The Environmental Show

A Naturalist’s View of Cold Spring Park

“A Naturalist’s View of Cold Spring Park” features colorful birds, plants and amphibians found in this 67-acre public preserve. Dan Perlman, Biology Professor and Director of Environmental Studies at Brandeis University,

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The Environmental Show

Charles River Reflections

A reflective look at the Charles River featuring the photography of Carole Smith Berney and the music of Anne Marie David (Birch Pennings). This was part of a Newton Conservators lecture by Carole Smith Berney at the Newton Free Library in Fall 2004.

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The Environmental Show

Saving Newton’s Last Farm

“Saving Newton’s Last Farm” describes the history and background of Angino Farm and the efforts to acquire the property to operate under the Community Supported Agriculture model.

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