Category: Traveling Natural History Programs

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Owl In a Day’s Work

“Growing up, I spent a lot of time with my grandmother, who grew up on a farm,” says Wright. “One day when I was about ten years old, I asked her if she’d ever wanted a different career, and she said she had wanted to be a veterinarian.” Life got in the way, though, and Wright’s grandmother never got to pursue animal care professionally. The story moved Wright. “I’ve always felt connected to my grandmother; we share a deep love for animals. From that day on, I’ve always wanted to be a vet –to fulfill both of our dreams.”

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Traveling Natural History Programs

Operation Owl: Partnering with the National Guard

The Chewonki Traveling Natural History Program isn’t exactly jet-setting around Maine this year. But, even though our small fleet of vehicles has hardly left the Neck, our wildlife educators have continued to delight kids and families with the help of an unlikely partnership – the Maine National Guard Child and Youth Services (CYS).

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Traveling Natural History Programs

Training Crows

Join wildlife educator Colleen Moureaux to learn more about our resident crows and the training they receive to become animal ambassadors!

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Traveling Natural History Programs

As the Crow Flies

Chewonki Traveling Natural History Program educators are looking forward to giving people a greater appreciation for American crows (Corvus brachyrhynchos) with the help of our

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Traveling Natural History Programs

Meet Caribou the Saw-whet Owl

What’s it like to turn your head 270º around? Find out with Caribou the saw-whet owl and Chewonki wildlife educator Colleen Moureaux!

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Traveling Natural History Programs

Owl you need is Love

It’s February and love is in the air, literally. These singles aren’t interested in bouquets of roses, though. Several large species of owl mate for

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