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The Cathance River Education Alliance (CREA) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to
using the resources of the Cathance River Preserve to educate students, educators, and the public.

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Next Events

  • Wildflower Photography Walk

    What can we learn from a wildflower? That’s the common interest of Lisa Durrell and James McCarthy, who will lead a spring wildflower walk along the Heath Trail within the Cathance River Nature Preserve in Topsham on Sunday, May 26, from 10 a.m. to noon. The Heath Loop Trail, which is just under a mile

    May 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Owls: Silent Hunters of the Night

    The Center for Wildlife will present Owls: Silent Hunters of the Night.  Beautiful owl ambassadors show off their adaptations for night hunting.  Learn about the variety of New England species, their habitats, diets, calls, and tips on how to spot them in the wild.  Educators will also focus on their importance in balancing prey populations, current

    May 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm