The Berkshire Eagle

Peru: Flora & fauna hike at wildlife sanctuary

Nov. 16, 2021

Aimee Gelinas, naturalist and Tamarack Hollow Nature and Cultural Center director, will lead a fauna and flora hike from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at the Dorothy Rice Sanctuary.

Participants will learn how to identify plants, trees, wild edibles, and signs of wildlife on this 2-3 mile moderate trek.

This free hike is supported by the Peru/Hinsdale Cultural Council and the New England Forestry Foundation and co-sponsored by the Peru Public Library.

Donations will be accepted.

By Jeannie Maschino
Jeannie Maschino is community news editor and librarian for The Berkshire Eagle. She has worked for the newspaper in various capacities since 1982 and joined the newsroom in 1989. She can be reached at 413-496-6256 or