About Tom Whelan
I’m a passionate naturalist with a special interest in insects, plants, and birds. Photography goes hand in hand with my interest in nature. Many of my photographs are portraits of insects, flowers, and birds. I also have an interest in abstracts that show patterns and unusual shapes. My goal is to create simple, well-designed images that are graphically successful, not just documentary natural history photographs. Continue reading
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- ABNC Geology Division March 18, 2018 at 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM 100 Main Street, Athol, MA, United States - small room Hosted by Paul Kachinsky: This monthly meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of the month will feature various topics of discussion relative to geology. Come join in for this informal evening of exploration and learning. 7:00 PM MREC 100 Main Street Athol Ma.
- Attracting Pollinators to Your Landscape March 20, 2018 at 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Northfield Mountain Recreation and Environmental Center 99 millers Falls Road Northfield Ma Attracting Pollinators to Your LandscapeTue., March 20; 7 – 8:30 p.m.FreeCelebrate the first day of spring with this illustrated evening program on transforming gardens and landscapes into native bee habitat. Learn about native bees and what steps we can take to create pollinator-friendly landscaping including providing food for bees and nesting opportunities to raise their…
- Birding South Shore Land and Water April 8, 2018 at 6:30 AM – 5:00 PM Birding South Shore Land and Water Meet Ernie LeBlanc here at the Center to carpool to the South Shore. The itinerary will depend on local intelligence and includes the Cumberland Farms area, lakes and land around the South Shore, and coastal areas. We should get a good number of waterfowl, some leftover winter birds, and…
- ABNC Monthly Meeting - Freshwater Mussels April 11, 2018 at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Natural History and Conservation of Freshwater Mussels: Living Gems in North American Waters”MNHESP Aquatic ecologist Peter Hazelton, Ph.D will focus on the life history, diversity and conservation importance of FW mussels, with a largely Massachusetts perspective. ���pQ�l
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