Our nature preserves are open to the public 365 days per year from sunrise to sunset, providing natural places that offer peace and respite for all. Willistown Conservation Trust owns and manages three nature preserves in the Willistown area - Ashbridge, Kirkwood and Rushton Woods Preserve. We maintain these lands for the … Learn more about our nature preserves.
The Bluebird Society of PA’s 23rd Annual Conference
At the upcoming Bluebird Society conference, our very own Blake Goll will present on the Motus Wildlife Tracking System. Learn what research has revealed so far about the mysteries of migration and insights into bird conservation. Additionally, friends of WCT Holly Merker and Ian Stewart will be presenting at this conference, and bird box pro Ken Leister will teach everyone “How to Monitor a Nestbox.” All bluebird enthusiasts and general bird lovers welcome! And you can take your love for the birds a step further by joining our Bird Box Program.
The conference will be held at the Downingtown Country Club, March 17, 3 to 10 pm, and on March 18, 7 am to 4:30 pm.
Be sure to register here by March 3 to receive lunch, though walk-ins are welcome. Registration is $45 per person.
About Blake Goll | Education Programs Manager
As the Education Programs Manager at the Trust since 2010, Blake has developed the Trust’s Rushton Nature Keepers program and curriculum for children, as well as other various outreach education programs for all ages. She also assists with the daily operations of the songbird banding and owl banding stations throughout banding season, and provides outreach to help educate the community about conservation. Blake is a North American Banding Council (NABC) certified bird bander, and some of her favorite activities include doing yoga, gardening, hiking with her shepherd mix, reading, cooking, and interior designing!