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...
Credit for Going Green

Credit for Going Green

It is a truth universally acknowledged—many things are better with buffers. These areas of natural land around wetlands and water bodies keep water clean, provide habitat for wildlife, control erosion, reduce flooding, and much more. However, until now there has not...
Building a Pollinator Garden

Building a Pollinator Garden

On a sunny Friday in early June, drivers on College Avenue headed toward Newmarket might have wondered at the gathering going on at Chapman’s Landing on the Squamscott River.  Master Gardeners Marcy Stanton and Ruth Droscher, alongside Great Bay National Estuarine...
A Very Successful Appeal

A Very Successful Appeal

“Gratitude. It is a wonderful word that often gets forgotten, yet not at Ledge Street School. I am humbled as an educator that so many people care about educating students in outdoor environments. Fieldtrips are what students remember! Hands on discovery and...
Live Osprey Cam at the Discovery Center

Live Osprey Cam at the Discovery Center

An Interview with Kelle Loughlin, Great Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve Education Coordinator/Director, Great Bay Discovery Center Can you tell me about osprey? What do they osprey eat, how can someone identify an osprey and how long does an osprey live?...