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Nature Calendar

Nighthawk Migration

As evenings become cooler in late August and early September, the southward migration of the Common Nighthawk begins. It’s a process you can miss entirely unless you know a bit about it.

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Waban Hill Reservoir

The city of Newton has purchased this reservoir from the MWRA. Newton Conservators holds the conservation restriction on the property.

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Black Swallow-Wort: Unwanted in Newton

Armed with seed pods that look like chili peppers, shiny green leaves that come in pairs, purple star-shaped flowers, and grappling spaghetti-like roots, this invasive non-native vine threatens monarch butterflies and songbirds and displaces native plant communities vital to insects,

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Artist Page

Mary Beth Maisel

Mary Beth Maisel is a Newton artist. Her work has been exhibited at the Fuller Museum of Art, Artcetera, DeCordova Museum’s Art in the Park, Lyman-Eyer Gallery,

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