Volunteer Spotlight: Peter & Anita Sandretto

Volunteer Spotlight: Peter & Anita Sandretto

Peter & Anita Sandretto – Photomonitoring & Preserve VolunteerOctober 2021 The Sandrettos have been photomonitoring Legacy conservation easements for as long as the volunteer program has been around. Transitioning from paper maps and forms to computer-based cloud apps like Avenza and, now, Landscape! They enjoy photomonitoring because it’s similarities to geocaching, one of their favorite […]

Woody removal, whimsical addition

Woody removal, whimsical addition

On Saturday, September 18th Legacy and fifteen volunteers met under the coordination of the Stockbridge Area Wellness Coalition’s “Community Clean-Up Club” and the Stockbridge Area Arts Council for a workday and fairy house build at Beckwith Preserve. For the first hour, volunteers of all ages worked together to remove autumn olive, an invasive shrub scattered […]

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 […]

We Love Our Volunteers!

We Love Our Volunteers!

Everyone had a great time at the Volunteer Appreciation Picnic at Tantré Farm in May! The threat of rain didn’t stop our steadfast supporters from coming out to enjoy a potluck lunch and beautiful tour of the farm. We also celebrated some very special volunteers at the picnic’s Volunteer Awards Presentation. Awards Recipients Eco Steward […]