The Great Bay 5K and 55K: That’s a Wrap!

The Great Bay 5K and 55K: That’s a Wrap!

How it started: on a slightly chilly but beautiful early morning the first day of October, Reserve Manager Cory Riley and I were there to cheer on Race Director Bob Kennedy and Research Coordinator Chris Peters on as they began their 55 kilometer loop around Great...

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Annual Achievements 2019 – 2020

Annual Achievements 2019 – 2020

Great Bay Stewards: 2019 - 2020 Annual Accomplishments While we miss seeing you in person this year, we are so proud of our accomplishments that we wanted to be able to share them with you.  GBNERR Support Brought in a $1 million donation to support the Reserve,...

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An Exciting Update on our 2020 Goals

An Exciting Update on our 2020 Goals

On a clear blue day this past May, two Reserve staff had the experience of a lifetime: helping to band an adult pair of osprey nesting near the Discovery Center boardwalk. Working alongside Great Bay 5K Race Director and osprey expert Bob Kennedy, the trio managed to...

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Blanding’s Turtle Nesting Sites

Blanding’s Turtle Nesting Sites

Nearly three years ago, Great Bay Stewards board member Laura Byergo came to the group with a challenge.  She had been pledged up to $5000 in matching funds toward the rehabilitation of Blanding’s turtle nesting sites. The Stewards rose to the task, obtaining...

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Annual Achievements 2018 – 2019

Annual Achievements 2018 – 2019

Great Bay Stewards: 2018 - 2019 Annual Accomplishments Facilitated a major gift to support the Reserve through increased staffing, facility improvements, and employee development funds. Launched Estuary Explorers, dedicated to bringing more than 500 students from...

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