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Don L.


Allston, MA

Member since:

April 21, 2011


What plants and animals have you seen in your backyard?

44 kinds of ferns & club-mosses; red-tailed hawk carrying prey; raccoons skunks opossum turkey

What have you done to help them and encourage more?

I plant sunflowers.

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I live in Allston and lead field trips and workshops about pteridophyte identification (native ferns, club-mosses, and horsetails). I am an adviser to the Newton Conservators. I keep a website at

What Don L. is saying about this Meetup Group

Good idea. This is the only trip I actually met up with so far.

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