April 23 Sowams Woods – 10 Years! Vernal Pool Walk

April 8th, 2017|Comments Off on April 23 Sowams Woods – 10 Years! Vernal Pool Walk

The Barrington Land Conservation Trust and Barrington Recreation Department invite you to a vernal pool walk at Sowams Woods. Celebrate 10 years protection of these woods. Check out the springtime action at our two vernal [...]

Terrapin Presentation at Warren Land Trust on Dec. 13

December 10th, 2016|Comments Off on Terrapin Presentation at Warren Land Trust on Dec. 13

BLCT past president and honorary board member Charlotte Sornborger will present an overview of the diamondback terrapin project. The presentation will be held Dec. 13 at the Hope & Main food incubator in Warren at [...]

Post-Thanksgiving Hike Nov. 25

November 25th, 2016|Comments Off on Post-Thanksgiving Hike Nov. 25

Barrington Land Conservation Trust invites you to experience the beauty and diversity of Johannis Farm Nature Preserve a guided tour on Nov. 25 at 10 a.m. The Johannis Nature Preserve is a combination of woodland, [...]

Sunset and Full Moonrise Walk Oct. 16

September 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Sunset and Full Moonrise Walk Oct. 16

Witness the beauty of Sowams Woods with a sunset walk through the woods and a full hunters' moon rising across Echo Lake. Sunset is at 6 p.m. and the moonrise at 6:45. We'll listen for [...]

Harvest Sunset Full Moonrise Walk on Sept. 15

September 15th, 2016|Comments Off on Harvest Sunset Full Moonrise Walk on Sept. 15

Enjoy the sunset across Brickyard Pond and experience a full moon rising through the trees at Veteran Memorial Park. We'll talk about night sky traditions, view successful remodeling using dark sky friendly lighting and listen [...]

Diamondback Terrapin Program In Full Swing

July 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Diamondback Terrapin Program In Full Swing

Monitoring of the diamondback terrapin nesting ground at the Doug Rayner Wildlife Refuge at Nockum Hill is underway. If you would like to volunteer, please reach out to Dick and Kathy Philips at dickandkathy.philips@gmail.com