Monthly Archives: November 2012

Venus flytrap campaign; the half way point

Hello!  Most of you might be aware of the crowd funding campaign we are running to raise money for a comprehensive survey of the Venus flytrap population in the Green Swamp preserve, and if you don’t know about the campaign … Continue reading

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BSL Bog Garden Planting

Last week, with donated plants from the NC Botanical Garden in Chapel Hill, the Boiling Spring Lakes Garden Club planted the bog garden with native wetland plants.  If you missed the post on building the bog garden you can see it here. … Continue reading

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We sure could use your help!! The Sci Fund Challenge

Venus flytrap – a charismatic…plant? As most of you know The Nature Conservancy is a not-profit organization, which means we operate mostly on donated funds and grants.  So if we have an important project we have to find money to fund it, … Continue reading

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Green Swamp Trail Work Day

Last weekend was the semi-annual Green Swamp trail volunteer work day, and it was a huge success! We had a great group of folks that helped including a UNCW freshman community service club.  We were able to get the trail … Continue reading

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