Wine in the Woods

Wine in the Woods

Friends, volunteers, and folks new to our work joined staff members and Trustees on October 12 for a fall colors tour at our Sharon Hills Preserve that included stops along the way for wine tasting, chocolate, and crackers. It was a beautiful, sunny day with a slight chill in the air and the leaves on […]

A Trail Blazer’s Legacy

A Trail Blazer’s Legacy

Guest Post by Will Hathaway, son of Mary Hathaway My mother, Mary Hathaway, who passed away on October 6th, had a strong commitment to preserving nature for future generations. Her husband, (my father) John Hathaway, was part of a team of volunteers who put together the first land trust to save what is now the […]

The Brooks Family’s Legacy

The Brooks Family’s Legacy

By Susan LaCroix, Land Protection Lead Leaving a legacy can mean something very different to each person. To the Brooks family, it means conserving their family property with a conservation easement.  Legacy Land Conservancy is honored to help them do just that.  Dorothy Brooks and her late husband Kenny bought a portion of the property […]

The Preserve Stewardship Season in Review

The Preserve Stewardship Season in Review

By Allene Smith, Land Stewardship Coordinator Even with a few warm days ahead, the autumn has begun in earnest. This transition always provides a prompt to reflect on the recent growing season and all the stewardship work on our Preserves that we’ve been able to accomplish. Beckwith Preserve: The new parking area for our Beckwith […]