ACT's Nature Corner: Learn Your Ferns on the Arundel Trails
Winter in New England can be a season that seems only coloured in white or brown except for the green of our evergreen trees, but nature gives us other hidden islands of green to gladden our hearts even here in wintery Maine. There are several Maine ferns that that stay green all year. Three of them are found on the Arundel Conservation Trust (ACT) trails. Let’s see how you can identify them on your walks. The Christmas Fern, there are many thoughts about how it got its name
Meet the ACT Scavenger "Hunters"
By Jenn Shea, Director/Registered Maine Guide & Arundel Parks & Recreation Department The pandemic has reshaped the lives of most of us, requiring us to step outside our comfort zones and think creatively. It has also required us to find new ways to exercise and play. Arundel Parks & Recreation Department is no exception. With the start of the 2020-2021 “Hybrid” school year, we stepped outside our comfort zone and entered the realm of community childcare and educational suppo