Are you making a resolution to get outside more next year? Get the insider's scoop on our local trails with Mary Lou King's 90 Plus Short Walks Around Juneau, or any of our other fantastic publications. Head to our publications page to get more information about our field guides, natural history books, and more.
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Check your mailbox, our 25th Anniversary Annual Report is on it's way. It's our way of asking are our programs meaningful? Is our organization strong?
You'll also find a generous offer from our 25th Anniversary Advisory Committee, matching all donations for the rest of 2014. If you're happy with our direction, now is the perfect time to make your investment work twice as hard.
Discovery Southeast had a great time whale watching with Gastineau Guiding. Check it out on our YouTube channel, or visit our Facebook page for the video as well as pictures and updates from the summer.
And while you're at it, check out Discovery Southeast's 25th Anniversary video! It's a wonderful 8 minute short movie that will leave you reminded of why you love Discovery Southeast, and why it's so important to introduce children to the outdoors.
Two great stories:
Executive Director Shawn Eisele and longtime Naturalist Steve Merli wrote an essay in the Juneau Empire about bear education, and how it fits in to the bigger picture of connecting us with nature.
KTOO's Lisa Phu followed up with a phenomenal piece after she tagged along on one of Steve's classes. Check it out here!
Natural History of Juneau Trails: A Watershed Approach
Richard Carstensen's new book is an all-you-can-eat information buffet for anyone who enjoys getting outdoors in Juneau.
Learn more about the book and check out other great reads on our publications page.