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Trail improvements at Richards Preserve

Krista Munger : April 3, 2017 8:27 pm : News blog
Ten volunteers helped out at our April 1 work session held at the Richards Preserve.  A team of four installed a water bar at the entrance to divert storm water from flowing into and eroding the trail system.  Another team of four worked to create natural dams and obstructions that will capture sediment eroding from . . . more »

Carolin’s Grove is on the Road to Restoration

Krista Munger : March 27, 2017 10:41 pm : News blog, Uncategorized
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Have you driven past Carolin’s Grove recently and noticed the work we have done to clear out some of treefall from Hurricane Sandy? Well, it’s time to stop in and take a few minutes to see the change. With funding from the family of the original donors of this Preserve and support from the Land Trust Alliance, . . . more »

Volunteers Dig in at Clark Preserve

Krista Munger : March 6, 2017 12:28 pm : News blog
Five new student volunteers stayed warm by working hard at our first Saturday Volunteer Work Session of the year last week at the Clark Preserve.  We worked together to clear Japanese barberry and other invasive plant species from an area near the entrance to the preserve, on Autumn Ridge Road in Pound Ridge. The students were . . . more »

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