Become a Great Bay Changemaker

Become a Great Bay Changemaker

Through the Great Bay Changemaker Bootcamp, you’ll learn about our region’s environmental challenges and how to use your voice to create positive change in your community. Along the way, you’ll connect with local leaders, explore the area, and learn about practical actions you can take to have a lasting impact!

We’re hiring!

We’re hiring!

Have you always wanted to work for a National Estuarine Research Reserve? Well, we’re hiring! We are looking for a part time Maintenance Mechanic.

Moss or Lichen?

Moss or Lichen?

During your outdoor adventures you probably see many green things growing on trees and rocks (epiphytes)….fungus, algae, moss, lichen….it can be easy to confuse them, especially moss and lichen…..what is the difference? Simply put, lichens are not a plant, and mosses are…did you know that?

Volunteerism-A Beginning of the Return to Normal

Volunteerism-A Beginning of the Return to Normal

In many ways 2020 seems like a lost year, and in fact when many of our staff say ‘last year’ we are thinking of 2019. The Research and Stewardship programs were able to continue almost as normal, and the Coastal Training Program shifted to online trainings. The Education program shifted to take-home activities and social media posts that helped educate the public and encourage outdoor exploration. But what about volunteers?