Last week, $3.3 million in grants were awarded by Governor Kay Ivey to expand recreational trails in several communities across the state. Included in the announcement is a $200,000 grant to the Shelby County Commission to construct a trailhead and a five-mile-long, multi-use trail at Cahaba River Park.
Welcome to the Bham Now Nature Roundup for the week of November 24.
Over the past month, Bham Now published two installments about Alabama’s biodiversity.
Will Letson the Golden Eagle, an eagle that is being monitored by Alabama wildlife officials, make it to Alabama in time for the Iron Bowl kickoff this Saturday?
According to a news release by the Black Warrior Riverkeeper, a recent analysis of data reported by industry indicates that nearly ten million pounds of toxic chemicals were dumped into Alabama’s rivers in 2015.
Welcome to the Bham Now Nature Roundup for November 16.
According to a Southern Environmental Law Center news report, earlier this month, groups released online maps showing the location and size of methane leaks from natural gas pipes beneath city streets of Birmingham.
Here is some fantastic news about the Vermilion darter, one of the rarest fish on earth that resides in Jefferson County.
Hours after the loud boom that was heard across multiple cities in Alabama, WVTM stated that Maxwell Air Force Base had been conducting a mass casualty event at the same time the boom was heard. Many around the state hoped this explanation solved the mystery sound. But did it? Continue reading “Breaking News Update: Loud boom shakes central Alabama”
Chasing fish in Alabama can be a life-changing event.
Here is some good news from Auburn University about Alabama’s growing bear population.
Welcome to the Bham Now Nature Roundup for November 10th.
Last month on October 21st, Jacksonville State University (JSU) along with National Park Service officials and hundreds of citizens celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Little River Canyon National Preserve.
There’s a new race in town! Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama are proud to announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race series coming to Birmingham on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Continue reading “Magic Moments and Children’s of Alabama announce the inaugural BHM26.2 race”