Winter Forest Therapy Walk

Join Walking Mountains Science Center and local Forest Therapy guides for a relaxing and reinvigorating afternoon of making connections and diving in to our senses and natural surroundings. Forest Therapy, also known as forest bathing or Shinrin-Yoku in Japan, has been around since the early 1980’s but it is just now gaining mainstream traction joining the likes of the health,

Beavers: Nature’s Stream Restoration Specialists

Beavers, North America’s largest rodents, have a complicated history with humans. These critters have largely been seen as a nuisance or a commodity, but river restoration specialists have begun to recognize the important role they play as architects of a watershed. Want these articles delivered right to your inbox every week?  Click here to sign up! Scientists and naturalists have long recognized that beavers create