Volunteer Spotlight: John Dryden

Volunteer Spotlight: John Dryden

John Dryden – Photomonitoring VolunteerNominated by Madelyn Gaharan, September 2021 “When John needed a new photomonitoring partner, we started going to properties together. He is always filled with energy and questions, and is up for anything. He cares a lot about the job, and always makes photomonitoring more fun. Last time we monitored, we walked […]

Coffee (and clean up!) With The Crew

Coffee (and clean up!) With The Crew

On July 24, fourteen Legacy Land Conservancy volunteers of all ages went to Sharon Hills Preserve with a goal of removing as much invasive Japanese hedge parsley as possible. Japanese hedge parsley is a fast and aggressive invader of grasslands, prairies, and roadsides with plants ranging 2-6’ tall. In recent years, this plant has developed […]

Zoom-ing through the first 50 years

Zoom-ing through the first 50 years

When we started thinking about what our 50th Gala would look like, our staff, board and gala cabinet members dreamt of connection, laughter, and sharing our love of land with everyone who made our first 50 years possible. What we didn’t dream of was a pandemic! Early on in the planning process we decided that […]

Welcome, 2021 Stewardship Crew!

Welcome, 2021 Stewardship Crew!

Legacy is excited to welcome our 2021 summer Stewardship Crew. We are looking forward to working with them! Danielle Wyman Danielle was born and raised in a small town in Maine. She gained a passion for the natural world from a young age through her surfing, snowboarding, and rock climbing adventures. She earned a degree […]