Alabama weekly nature roundup – November 5 to November 11, 2016

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News Stories

Bham Now – Keep Your ‘Butts in Your Seats’ and Other Ways to Help Our Drought

Bham Now – Don’t let the Sink Drip or it could Cost You

Bham Now – Bham Bicycle Paths for the Cycler in You

Bham Now – State Parks Amendment 2 wins in landslide – Yes vote nears 80%

Alabama Forestry Commission – ‘No Burn’ Order Expanded to All Alabama Counties

WBHM –New “Nutritional Labels” For Trails Go Up At Oak Mountain

Outdoor/Fundraising Events

Alabama Dirt Shirt Annual Clearance Sale – November 10 – 12

Outdoor Alabama – State Parks to Offer Free Admission to Veterans on November 11-13

Birmingham Water Works Board – Lake Purdy Cleanup Day – November 13

Alabama Environmental Council – Green Drinks and America Recycles – November 15

Alabama Rivers Alliance – Lunch and Learn about the Coosa Riverkeepers – November 16

Alabama Outdoors – Fall In Love With The Outside Road Tour – November 17

EcoThree – EcoThree Tours and Workshops – November 28- December 3rd

Alabama Booksmith – Strange, Unusual, Gross and Cool Animals – Charles Ghigna

Alabama Wildlife Center –Annual Holiday Craft & Bake Sale Fundraiser – December 3rd

Bham Now’s BOLD Series – Jim McClintock, Explorer and Author – December 6th

Monthly Calendars

Ruffner Mountain Nature Center –  November 2016 Calendar

Fresh Air Family – November 2016 Calendar

Red Mountain Park – November Calendar

Birmingham Audubon – November Calendar of Upcoming Events

Author: Pat Byington

Longtime conservationist. Former Executive Director at the Alabama Environmental Council and Wild South. Publisher of the Bama Environmental News for more than 18 years. Career highlights include playing an active role in the creation of Alabama's Forever Wild program, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, preservation of special places throughout the East through the Wilderness Society and the strengthening (making more stringent) the state of Alabama's cancer risk and mercury standards.