Pioneer Valley Fern Society

Fern Identification for Beginners at Mt Toby

Fern Identification for Beginners at Mt Toby
Royal Ferns

Friday, July 21, 2023, 10:00 am until 3:00 pm
Mt Toby, Sunderland MA

Come explore a wonderful assortment of our native ferns at Mt Toby and learn easy ways to identify our most common species. Ferns include Royal, Maidenhair, Silvery Glade Fern, Walking Fern, Broad Beech, and many more.

An indoor morning session at the Sunderland Library will cover basic fern biology, identification techniques and ecology. Afernoon field session will be at Mt Toby and will provide simple and easy methods for positive fern identification.

Registration is through MA Association of Conservation Commissions (MACC). See website at