Monday, 23 November 2020 / Published in Next Generation
Delivery of Year 1 of Next Generation Outreach began in Mecklenburg County, Virginia schools on January 8, 2019 and continued in schools throughout the region until the semester ended in May. The 90-minute programs, complete with quality taxidermy that included full-sized animals: black bear, white tailed buck, beaver, coyote, red fox, owl, river otter, and turkey, along
Friday, 22 May 2020 / Published in American Heroes
May 22, 2020, was the date scheduled for our annual event, but due to COVID 19 restrictions, the event was postponed. No date has been selected for the next American Heroes Day at this time. Please monitor our website for future announcements. Veterans and active military who want to participate are encouraged to email us
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 / Published in Wildlife Moments
A sign of a healthy stream is finding freshwater mussel shells on the riverbank. Recently he found shells on the banks of the scenic Banister River where it flows through the Town of Halifax Virginia. TWBWF talks about the “critter” that likely ate the freshwater mussels and left the shells. Was it a carnivore or
Friday, 23 August 2019 / Published in American Heroes
Our annual veterans appreciation event for 2019 took place on August 23, 2019. The Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation hosted American Heroes Day to honor the men and women who have bravely served our country. This is the foundation’s way to say thank you and provide veterans with a day of outdoor fun and camaraderie. Activities