StoryWalk® is the opportunity to share a book with your children as you wander from page to page down a nature trail.  Celebrate the joy of reading and a taste of the great outdoors! This year’s StoryWalk® will run from Sunday, May 1 to Wednesday, June 1, 2017 at Paskamansett Woods and […] Read more »

Video Introduction to DNRT Reserves

Thanks to the folks at Dartmouth Community Television (DCTV), we now have short video introductions to DNRT’s most popular Reserves.  These segments will be periodically featured on DCTV and can also be seen on DNRT’s “YouTube” page or by following the links below. Introduction (1:45) Smith Farm (4:38) Frank Knowles/Little […] Read more »

The Economic Value of Ecosystem Services

In recent years, there has been a marked increase in studies and reports that seek to attach a dollar value to “ecosystem services” provided by protected natural areas. Because traditional “markets” do not exist for these services, researchers must use indirect means of assessing values. These techniques include calculating costs […] Read more »