Songs from the Thicket

May 20, 2016 Nahant Thicket Wildlife Sanctuary, Nahant The sun is just rising out of the sea and lighting up the tops of Boston’s skyscrapers as I drive over the causeway to Nahant.  It is 5 am. Nahant Thicket is the smallest of the Mass Audubon sanctuaries at only 4 acres.  A walk … Continue reading

Warbler Wave

This is from a series of posts by MABA resident artist Barry Van Dusen Mid-May, 2015 By the middle of May in Massachusetts, large numbers of migrant wood warblers are streaming through the state on their way to breeding grounds here or further north.  It all happens so quickly, and I … Continue reading