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Friends of Radnor Lake acquire 15 more acres

Friends of Radnor Lake has acquired an additional 15 acres of undeveloped property on the north side of Radnor Lake State Natural Area from the family of Kay and John Cheek. We thank them for their support and generosity! (Source: Green Hills News) Click here to read the article

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WSMV Aviary News Feature

WSMV featured a story about Radnor Lake and the Barbara J. Mapp Aviary Education Center.   WSMV Channel 4

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The Barbara J. Mapp Aviary Education Center

By Charley Hankla As we all who love Radnor Lake know, there are many special moments that we remember as we walk, run, roll or bike through the Natural Area. I can recall my very first hike on the Lake Trail at Radnor Lake — I saw a red fox! I haven’t seen one since that early Saturday morning in 1986 and just don’t get to spend much time on the trails, as I am one of those ‘dog people’ relegated to walking on the road. Another memorable

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Spring 2014
The Aviary: A Special Legacy

by Norm Miede, Executive Director, The Barbara J. Mapp Foundation. Barbara Mapp loved animals and avidly supported animal causes throughout her life. The Barbara J. Mapp Foundation is her wonderful legacy in pursuit of this noble mission, and it is hard to imagine a more worthy example of that legacy than the future Aviary Education Center at Radnor Lake which bears her name. It started three years ago when a mutual friend, Barrett Sutton, initially

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Green Hills News Aviary Press Release

Radnor lake visitors to get a bird's eye view in aviary. by Jenny Upchurch, Associate Editor, Green Hills News To read the article, click here to open a PDF.

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