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Interpretive walk with Tom Wessels: Plummer Point Preserve

August 26, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tom Wessels

You won’t see the woods the same way again!

Join author and terrestrial ecologist Tom Wessels for an interpretive walk to explore the ecology, natural, and cultural history of Plummer Point Preserve. Specifically, Tom will be interpreting the history of the woodlands — whether they were once open agricultural land, impacted by wind events, fires, or logging — as well as unique plant adaptations and interesting coevolved interrelationships among the woodland species we encounter.

How to register

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Note: this is the first of three interpretive walks with Tom on the same date. We anticipate high demand for these programs, so we ask that people register for only one. The second walk is at Keyes Woods Preserve at 12:30 PM, and the third is at Crooked Farm Preserve at 3:00 PM.


About Tom Wessels

Tom is professor emeritus at Antioch University where he founded the master’s degree program in Conservation Biology. As a terrestrial ecologist he has worked in forest, desert, arctic, and alpine ecosystems. Tom is the author of numerous books, with his latest being New England’s Roadside Ecology: Explore 30 of the Region’s Unique Natural Areas. He has conducted workshops on ecology, natural history, and sustainability throughout the country for over three decades.

Photo courtesy of Tom Wessels.


August 26, 2022
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Coastal Rivers Conservation Trust
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Plummer Point Preserve
1695 State Route 129
South Bristol, ME 04568 United States
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