Wilderness First Aid & CPR Training

Wilderness First Aid and CPR training Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 at Northeast Whitewater in Shirley, Maine. This 16-hour class is ideal for anyone in a recreational or occupational environment an hour or more from EMS response. To enhance the “real-life” experience of class takers, major portions of the training are designed to […]

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Vernal Pool for ME

Learn about the significance of vernal pools, and what you can do to protect these valuable resources with Kris Hoffmann, UMaine Researcher Dept. Wildlife, Fisheries, and Conservation Biology. Bring lunch, waders (if you have them), rubber boats and dress for the weather.

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Wilderness First Aid & CPR Training

Wilderness First Aid and CPR training Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, April 29 at Northeast Whitewater in Shirley, Maine. This 16-hour class is ideal for anyone in a recreational or occupational environment an hour or more from EMS response. To enhance the “real-life” experience of class takers, major portions of the training are designed to […]

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Annual Trail Day – Spring Spruce-Up

After this long, snowy winter trails at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge are ready for their annual Spruce-Up. Join us, bring a friend, lunch, clippers, chain saw, pruners and/or lopping shears if you have them, and dress for the weather. Enjoy the day at Hirundo with other outdoor enthusiasts and get exercise! We meet at the Barn […]

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Frog Calling Workshop!

Do You Love Frogs? Want to help conserve them? Hirundo Wildlife Refuge in collaboration with Vernal Pool for Me are looking for volunteers to become a frog monitor and citizen scientist with FrogWatch USA. The training is FREE! No expertise needed. You will learn how to identify Maine’s frog & toad species by sight and […]

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Skiing, Yoga and Wildlife Interpretation

Join us at Hirundo with Naturalist/Guide Gudrun Keszocze, Master Maine Guide/Ski Instructor Karen Francoeur from Castine Kayak Adventures, and Certified Yoga Instructor/Nature Lover Isis Bell-Smith. In the warmth of the cabin, Isis will lead us through a simple practice focusing on yoga for skiing. It will improve our movement, flexibility, and resilience before and after […]

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