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Birders found 247 species in Berks in 2022

For birders of Berks County, the past year yielded mixed results in birdwatching.  Although the overall count for the year was below the 20-year average…

Bats are back at Wertz’s Red Bridge

A walk at dusk on a balmy summer’s evening through Wertz’s Red Bridge at the Berks County Heritage Center has once again become a thrilling…

What you need to know about Lyme disease

The weather is warming and people are spending more and more time outdoors. The month of May means time spent in the garden, hikes in…

Reading giving parkland to Berks Nature

Reading will give 12 acres near Angelica Creek Park to Berks Nature. City Council recently authorized the transfer of the undeveloped parcel to the nonprofit,…

Berks Country calendar for March 9

March 12: Berks Community Strollers hike, meet at the parking area adjacent to the Leesport Playground and Swimming Pool, 26 Washington St., Leesport, 10 a.m.…

Trout stocking underway in Berks

Trout season is just around the corner, and the state Fish and Boat Commission has already started getting ready. Trout stocking operations began this week…