Alice Nemitsas, the County’s Naturalist at the Fountain Rock Nature Center is hosting a Nature Fest on Saturday, May 30th from 10 am – 4 pm. The theme for the event is Back to our Roots, Nature and History at Fountain Rock Park. Among the present exhibitors committed are Summer Creek Farm, MD DNR, Fred Co Beekeepers, 4-H Bug Patrol, Trout in the Classroom, Walkersville Southern Railroad, Fiber Artist Diana Wilson, Friendly Acre Farm Petting Zoo, Scott Key Center Rain Barrels, and Fountain Rock Nature Council among others.
Archive for March, 2009
- How are population, demographics, and values changing and what might these changes mean for forests futures?
- How and where will population growth, changing demographics ownership and land use affect supply and demand for different types of forest-based recreation?
- How and where might forest-based employment and income be affected by anticipated futures?
To see a discussion of these questions visit the Web site of the Southern Forest Futures Project and learn more about how these southern foresters are addressing these issues.