Western Wildlife Corridor hike
Wednesday, July 23; 9:30am to about noon
Buckeye Trace Preserve
Yes, we’re hiking on Wednesday this week. I’m planning to bring a chain saw so that we can cut that big tree across the drive and clear the locust from the meadow. There will be also be less strenuous work to do clearing small honeysuc [...]
Western Wildlife Corridor project
Place: Bender Mountain (meet at WWC sign on Bender)
Date: Thursday, July 17
The weather Thursday will be just perfect for trail repair right? The Eagle Scout trail has some winter damage that we need to fix, so were going to go at it then. This will be strenuous, but if you would like to d [...]
Western Wildlife Corridor hike Wednesday, June 18; 9:30am to about noon Buckeye Trace Preserve Yes, we’re hiking on Wednesday this week. We’ll check out the work on the trail by the Eagle Scout candidate. We might even cut some honeysuckle! Buckeye Trace Preserve is located at 6446 Hillside Avenue in Sayler Park. The drivew [...]
Read All About it!
Local native plant expert, UC Professor Denis Conover wrote an article singing the praises of Western Wildlife Corridor’s Bender Mountain.
“I’m doing my best to get the word out about invasive plants and the great work being done on Bender Mountain”. – Denis Conover
Our President Tim Sisson reports on recent sightings:
The fawn was spotted by our group at Whitetail Woods on Saturday. Thanks Tom for the great picture.
I saw this raccoon near the ridge trail on Bender Mountain on Monday. There were two babies that were squalling in the brush. They were looking for Mom. When they saw me they rushed up and [...]
Our new nature candid camera at the Buckeye trace property caught this deer reacting to our camera like …well, a deer in the head lights..
A lovely buffet, cocktails and the white elephant exchange all added to our Holiday cheer.
President Tim Sisson updated the crowd on all the success this year in land procurement and announced upcoming events including the Wildflower Festival on April 11, 2014.
All in all we had a very successful year preserving and protecting nature in the W [...]