The Ridges Sanctuary

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Category: From the Keepers Desk

Ridges Uses Mandatory Cutting to Boost Research

Posted on Mar 15, 2024 by Jackie Rath   No Comments Yet | Posted in Articles · Featured · From the Keepers Desk · In the News

Published by Peninsula Pulse, Craig Sterrett – March 14th, 2024 A crew’s careful tree-cutting operation near the historic Baileys Harbor Range Lights served two restorative purposes, leaders at The Ridges Sanctuary said. During a narrow window of cold temperatures and snow cover this winter, workers cut and removed trees and brush without harming the fragile [..Read more]

If Only These Walls Could Talk: Baileys Harbor Range Lights Docent Opportunity Offers the Next Best Thing!

Posted on Jan 4, 2023 by Jeanne Farrell   No Comments Yet | Posted in Articles · Blog · Featured · From the Keepers Desk

by Sandy Miller Volunteering as a Baileys Harbor Range Light docent is about interacting with people and telling the story of the people who lived in the Upper Range Light.  There is so much history packed into the 154 year old Upper Range Light – if only these walls could talk.  But wait, that is [..Read more]