Updates

Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 12:07pm
Last week, I led a weed removal work day for folks from the Marriott Corporation.  We worked off of Little Falls Parkway and got a lot done.  (See our Facebook page for pictures).  I...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 3:45pm
The vines are gone, the bush honeysuckle has been cut back and native wildflowers are coming to Norwood Park. Little Falls Watershed Alliance is partnering with Montgomery Parks to restore a meadow...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 4:00pm
April 12 was our annual watershed clean-up and it was a beautiful day for getting in the creek and getting the trash out! The officials numbers are:37 bags of trash8 bags of recyclingone shopping...
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 9:03am
I had been revisiting Doug Tallamy's excellent book Bringing Nature Home when I came across this list of natives to plant to attract butterflies and moths on his  website.  Doug...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 11:18am
Here are some local and desirable ground cover, shrub and trees to consider: Shady Perennials:  Aster divaricatus, Eastern purple coneflower, joe pye weed, cardinal flower and monarda spp for...
Monday, March 3, 2014 - 5:19pm
The Invasive of the Month for March is English Ivy, the ubiquitous landscaping plant that is taking over the forest.  Everyone loves English Ivy in their yards because it's fast growing,...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 11:40pm
Why is Some of the Park Off Limits? You may have noticed big fenced-in areas when you were walking along the path in the Little Falls Park below Massachusetts Ave and Little Falls Parkway and...
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - 9:17am
Reposted from the Bethesda Patch Developer Talking with Neighbors About How to Improve Westwood Centers The Giant grocery is one of the anchors of a complex that may be redeveloped by Equity One in...
Monday, February 3, 2014 - 10:49am
The RainScapes program has workshops for Property Owners interested in learning about how to reduce runoff and solve their site issues in a way that reduces stormwater runoff.    RainScapes...
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 - 6:26pm
Lesser Celandine (Ficaria verna, also known as Fig Buttercup) is a very pretty, but non-native invasive plant, originally from Eurasia and northern Africa, that has taken over the Little Falls...
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