Brrrrrrr-ds. THE FEATHERED WINTER STORM-TROOPERS!
Ever wonder why ducks don’t freeze into ponds? Why so many birds spend the winter here instead of going south? Join Stephanie Ellis, Executive Director of Wild Care, Inc as she gives this informative talk on how birds survive frigid winter temperatures and storms. The presentation will also include ways that wildlife stay warm in the winter on Cape Cod. Thursday, February 21, 4pm. All are welcome, no RSVP needed. Stephanie will be joined by Nickerson, the Eastern Screech Owl Animal Ambassador, and he will demonstrate the value of feathers as insulators!
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A “Loony” Adventure
August of 2020 was HOT—the hottest in 120 years of record keeping according to WBUR. I spent much of it in my studio. As you might remember from last month, I’ve been nursing a sore ankle bone (no clue as to why as is often the case as we age). SREAD ALL NEWS
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Wild Care has a state-of-the-art seabird therapy pool, which allows seabirds and waterfowl to exercise on running water. This will help our bird friends recover more quickly so they can get back to their watery habitats!