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Natural Beauty

Look Through the Lens

The adage “a picture is worth a thousand words” rings true for Steep Rock Association. Photography is an incredible tool for performing scientific research, telling

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Fundraising

Macricostas Expansion

DONATE A Campaign to Expand Macricostas Preserve into Pinnacle Valley and Beyond Click to expand map With its breathtaking view over Lake Waramaug from the

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Riffle Bioassessment by Volunteers (RBV) Program
Natural Beauty

Spring 2016 Water Bar Maintenance

Many water bars have been installed on Steep Rock trails to divert water and prevent erosion.  These bars fill with sand, leaves, sticks, and other

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THE FUNGAL ARMS
Natural Beauty

THE FUNGAL ARMS

Essay and photos by Peary Stafford It’s January… and there’s precious little nature to study in Steep Rock.  Few birds, no insects and for sure

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GASTROPODS have the RIGHT OF WAY
Natural Beauty

GASTROPODS have the RIGHT OF WAY

Our summer days and nights have normalized in comparison to last year, interspersed with thunderstorms that moisten the air and briefly lower air temperatures.  June

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