We are thrilled to announce that Hilltown Land Trust has completed our 32nd Conservation Restriction, the Warner Parcel in Goshen! The 200-acre property, donated by Gary Warner of Florence, protects key wetland and wildlife habitat within the Berkshire Wildlife Linkage—a passage connecting the Green Mountains in Vermont to the Hudson Highlands in New York. Wetland habitats like this […]
We recently held our second Fall Photo Contest, this year with the theme “Hilltown Flora & Fauna.” Judging ended last week, and we have our winners: Congratulations to Tricia Bergland, Carol Wasserloos, and Vicky Griswold, who took these outstanding photos! We were overwhelmed by the quality and quantity of submissions! See all of the photos in the […]
Talk: Tuesday, September 13th, 7pm – 8:30pm at the Westhampton Library Walk: Saturday September 17th, 9am – 12noon at a nearby Hilltown Land Trust property Exact location is weather depended and will be announced at the talk Rain Date: Sunday September 18th, 9am – 12noon Tyler Seavey, local Mushroom Hunter and Mycology Enthusiast will lead a Mushroom […]
More than a decade after the Norwich Hill Wildlife Sanctuary was established in 1997, the 65 acre parcel is gaining permanent protection through a Conservation Restriction held by the Hilltown Land Trust. Learn more about how a group of neighbors came together to protect a critical piece of habitat by reading an article from the Summer 2012 newsletter and watching an interview with the key players in the Sanctuary’s history (video produced by UMass Extension).