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 […]

Reframing the war on invasive plants

Reframing the war on invasive plants

By Allene Smith, Land Steward The conservation community’s effort to slow or stop the spread of invasive plants is often referred to in terms of warfare: invasive plants are the enemy, and we must combat them with every weapon imaginable from loopers to herbicides. Land management is a battle of good (native) against evil (invasive). […]

Another festive outing: Crane, Colors, and Cabernet

Another festive outing: Crane, Colors, and Cabernet

Warm weather, good wine, and good company made Legacy Land Conservancy’s fourth annual Cranes, Colors, and Cabernet a delightful event. Legacy teamed up with Sandhill Crane Vineyards on October 21 to lead 30 visitors on a one-mile hike and wine-tasting tour through Sharon Hills Nature Preserve. Hikers split into two groups led by Legacy’s Land […]