$162,500 DEEP Grant Award for Westwoods

In late December, the CT DEEP announced that the GLCT has been selected to receive a $162,500 grant from the Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition Grant Program in connection with the acquisition of 32 acres within the forest of Westwoods.  This funding acknowledges the importance of protecting and keeping intact one of the few […]

Trail Junkies: New Trail Running Group

Join GLCT member, avid trail runner and nature junkie, Kristen Miller, in new group meeting Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. Runs will meet on various Land Trust properties. Connect with the group via Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/TrailJunkiesCT/

Living with Bears in Guilford

From the DEEP website: Black bears are becoming increasingly common in Connecticut as the population continues to grow and expand. Reports of bear sightings, even in heavily populated residential areas, have been on the rise. The Wildlife Division has also seen an increase in the number of reported problems with black bears. The primary contributing […]

Upcoming Events

Jan
21
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Jan 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.
Jan
26
Sat
10:00 am More Tree and Trail Work – Dunk ... @ Dunk Rock Road trailhead
More Tree and Trail Work – Dunk ... @ Dunk Rock Road trailhead
Jan 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
More trees reported at the December WWTC meeting, only a little farther north and on the Green Circle Trail. Like on the 19th, this will mostly be chainsaw work, so bring along a pair of[...]
Feb
18
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.
Mar
18
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.
Apr
15
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.