Phenology is important because it provides us a way to connect with our environment through observation, interaction, and entertainment.
We believe that the natural world is the greatest source of inspiration and fulfillment that we have. From its ability to provide us food, medicine, and other materials to its use as means of recreation and solace to the wildlife that provides entertainment and joy that never fades.
In a natural ecological state, beavers are a keystone species for other wildlife. But in this time of drastic, anthropogenically-induced change, they have been elevated to a keystone species for us humans as well.