What’s Hiding in Vernal Pools?May 27-Vernal pools host a wonderful world of slimy salamander and frog eggs and 'wee beasties' - the strange world of vernal pool invertebrates, some of which could be cast in a horror movie!
CREA E-News: May 25, 2020May 25-What’s happening at CREA? Check out our May 25th E-News: CREA Annual Mtg on June 9th Vernal Pools Tuesday! CREA Summer Camp Update Fringed Milkwort Painting Volunteers Needed View the update| Subscribe to e-news
What’s Happening Outside in Early April?April 7-The Maine landscape undergoes more transformation in April than in any other month. Read highlights of what's happening outside, then get outside and take a look.
Keeping Maine’s Sky Dark at NightFebruary 17-Light pollution has diminished our ability to see the Milky Way and many stars, and also affects wildlife. Learn some easy steps you can take to reduce light pollution.
What is a ‘Puffling,’ Anyway?November 26-Project Puffin brought Maine's puffin population back from the brink, after overharvesting drastically reduced their numbers, and became a model for restoring seabird populations all over the world.
CREA Summer Camp: 2019 A Summer to Remember!October 16-When was the last time you found a frog at your feet in the river, built a boat with your new best friend, did a solo-hike, or covered yourself in clay from head to toe? Been a while? If so, it’s time to come to CREA Camp.
Fall 2019 Letter to Members and FriendsOctober 15-CREA Educators teach a 4th grade class how to measure solar, wind, and water energy outdoors, just one example of CREA's rich, nature-based education programs.
CREA’s Outdoor Learning NetworkOctober 15-Many teachers crave time to brainstorm ideas about outdoor teaching and share their experiences, so CREA Educators conceived of the Outdoor Learning Network (OLN) - a forum for peer collaboration around outdoor, place-based teaching.
CREA Thanks Our Sunday VolunteersOctober 15-CREA's Sunday Sunday volunteers venture down Rensenbrink Way - rain, snow, or shine - to give the public a chance to see the fascinating exhibits and systems of the Ecology Center
Welcome our New Board MemberOctober 15-Susan Rae-Reeves' brings a life motivated by community building, political action, economic and racial justice, and preservation of and access to the natural world to her work as a CREA Board Member.
What’s Special about CREA Summer CampMarch 21-CREA adds new themes to our science and art-based summer camp curriculum, engaging young minds to explore, invent, and discover the natural world that surrounds them.