Containing the burning bush

And now for an update:  On November 17th, a hardy group of seven of the AVIS Weed Warriors worked all along the path at Indian Ridge to begin to reign in the burning bush that is encroaching. One team member removed and bagged berries on branches that were cut so that they would not start a new crop of this […]

The burning bush invades

On Monday November 8th, my mentors and I went out scavenging to find an invasive species called winged euonymus. This species is also known as burning bush. On our walk through the Indian Ridge Reservation, we found over 30 burning bushes with the help of ones already marked off with a pink ribbon by one of AVIS’ rangers. When we […]

Hello nature lovers!

Hello everyone! My name is Amber Ferris, I am a senior at Andover High School working as an environmental sustainability intern. This is a new nature blog for the AVIS Reservations. I am hoping this blog will inspire others to get out and see the beautiful reservations, and the nature within them. After reading these blog posts, I hope you […]