Lehigh Gap Nature Center

connecting people with nature through Conservation, Education, and Research

Upcoming events at LGNC

Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center (Osprey House)
Thursday, December 8 – Marilyn Jordan, Ph.D., “Novel Ecosystems” 7:00 p.m. Dr. Jordan, a retired ecologist for The Nature Conservancy of New York and an LGNC Board member, will speak about what are being called[...]
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am Lehigh Gap Nature Center (Osprey House)
December 15 — Cabin Fever Book Club 10:00 a.m. The Emerald Mile by Kevin Fedarko
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am Lehigh Gap Nature Center (Osprey House)
January 19, 2017 — Cabin Fever Book Club 10:00 a.m.  – Two in the Far North by Margaret Murie
Jan 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center (Osprey House)
Thursday, January 19 – Todd Underwood, Ph.D. “How to Avoid Raising Another Bird’s Chicks” 7:00 p.m. Dr. Underwood is a professor of biology at Kutztown University where he studies bird behavior and ecology. His research[...]
Jan 21 @ 7:15 am – 12:00 pm Lehigh Gap Nature Center
January 21, 7:15 a.m. to noon – Winter Bird Survey. Work in teams to bird a rectangular area around Bake Oven Knob. Join us at Mama’s Pizza at 12:15 p.m. to tally results and have[...]

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River Days at LGNC

River Days at Lehigh Gap Nature Center | by Dan R. Kunkle | photos by Amber Breiner | Lehigh Gap Nature Center (LGNC) has been participating and helping to lead a network of environmental centers throughout the Delaware River Watershed as we work to improve the...
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5 Years Ago and Back to the Future

Five Years Ago and Back to the Future: How the Lehigh Gap Restoration Project Turned Around A Stalled Superfund Initiative | By Robert E. Hoopes | The following article is from Spring 2007 issue of Wildlife Activist. It is hard to believe that five years have passed...
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Ecological Succession at the Lehigh Gap

Ecological Succession and the Lehigh Gap | by Dan R. Kunkle | The following article is from Summer 2004 issue of Wildlife Activist. Succession is an important ecological concept. It refers to the gradual, predictable changes that occur in the flora and fauna of a...
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