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19th Annual Land Ethics Symposium

Each year, this informative conference focuses on ways to create low-maintenance, economical and ecologically balanced landscapes using native plants and restoration techniques. Participants have opportunities to network and share their experiences with peers at this professional program. The symposium is geared toward professionals, including landscape architects, designers, contractors and the green industry, environmental consultants, land planners, managers and developers, and state/municipal officials. Continuing education credits are available. The 19th Annual Land Ethics Symposium: Creative Approaches for Ecological Landscaping, will be held Thursday, March 14, 2019, at Delaware Valley University in Doylestown, PA, which is easily accessible by automobile or by SEPTA. Early bird registration $154 per person (postmarked by February 16, 2019) Regular registration $184 per person (postmarked by February 17 - March 5, 2019) Full-time student registration $50 Learn more about this event Download 2019 LES Symposium Brochure Register for the 19th Annual Land Ethics Symposium For more information, contact Education Coordinator Kelly Joslin at les@bhwp.org or 215.862.2924 ext. 102. »

Growing Native Plants: Propagation Primer with Jake Fitzpatrick

Join our nursery manager on a behind-the- scenes tour of our propagation facilities, then get your hands dirty and learn to how to properly pot plants and care for them. Each participant will receive a native plant to take home. Advance registration is required by March 22. »
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Bagels and Birding for Beginners with Pam Newitt

If you’ve wanted to begin watching birds, but didn’t know where to start, here is your opportunity. We’ll open with bagels and coffee, then learn the basics of field identification through visual and behavioral cues, as well as some common song recognition. Next we will head out to test our newfound knowledge in the field. Please bring binoculars if you have them. Advance registration is required with payment by Thursday, Mar. 28, 2019 »

Behind-the-Scenes Nursery Tour

Join Preserve Nursery Manager Jake Fitzpatrick for a walk-through of the Preserve's growing area. Normally closed to all visitors, this is your chance to see how we grow our precious native plants. Learn how we propagate seeds and care for our native perennials all year long. You will also pot a native perennial to take home! »
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