Home Search

blue heron - search results

If you're not happy with the results, please do another search

Pondering Water Cycles on the Northwest Branch Trail

Eye On Sligo Creek intern, photographer and environmental science major Michael Petrizzo shares his thoughts on water cycles, natural selection and more.
Green Heron

Savoring Sligo Creek On A Rainy DayWednesday brings sweet rain, wildlife extravaganza for the...

A rainy Wednesday creates unexpected opportunities to sense Sligo Creek in a whole new way: we savor a magical afternoon featuring a wildlife extravaganza!

Join Us Sunday, April 5 at 10 a.m. For a Virtual Walk In The...

Join Eye On Sligo Creek's Chris Lancette and Won-ok Kim on Sunday, April 5, 2020 at 10 a.m. Eastern time for our first-ever Facebook Live broadcast!

Sligo Creek Dictionary

We’re learning new words every day as we explore Sligo Creek and other Anacostia River tributaries. We thought you might want to learn right...
Biking in Winter

Start Bicycling In February? Seriously?Four Reasons Why Rolling Through Winter Rocks

The middle of winter might seem like a horrible time for me to encourage you to try bicycling for the first time – or to return to it if you used to ride long ago. I’m not nuts: there are a lot of great reasons to ride when the weather outside is frightful.

Lake Artemesia Mural Brings Even More Nature to Life

This Lake Artemesia mural is a gift that keeps on giving. It beautifully captures life on the lake -- putting a smile on my face every time I see it.

Discordant NotesGeese musicians jam in the woods, ugliness screeches backup

The beauty of listening to Canada geese in concert gets marred by sight of pollution in Sligo Creek. The good news is that we can stop pollution at its source.

Origin Story

Won-ok and I were on our normal morning walk on Dec. 22, 2019, when we reached the earthen...

Team – Lancette & Kim

Christopher Lancette Publisher/Writer/Editor/Wonderer I fell in love with two things in my...

Better Signs Needed Now For Anacostia Tributary Trail System!Montgomery County should make sure its...

Now is the time for Montgomery County to work with Prince George's County and the District of Columbia to create a multi-jurisdictional signage system for the Anacostia Tributary Trail System.