November 6th: Vote Yes to Protect Public Land

Most people probably think that state land reserved for open space is protected forever. In fact, most state land, even parks and forests, can be sold, given away or swapped by the General Assembly without even a single public hearing. Question #2 on the November 6 ballot would amend Connecticut’s Constitution to require common sense […]

How to Help GLCT Purchase Westwoods ‘Missing Piece’

From the Guilford Courier… Fifty years after Guilford Land Conservation Trust (GLCT) first began conserving the woodlands that have created Westwoods, the non-profit, all-volunteer organization is closing in on purchasing the final “Missing Piece”—and they need your help. “This is the last 30 acres,” says David C. Grigsby, GLCT president and leader of the charge […]

Black Bears in CT

December 4th, 6:30-8 pm at the Guilford Library. Join Jason Hawley, Wildlife Biologist with the State of Connecticut, to learn about the natural history of bears in CT, bear biology, current research by DEEP and the dos and don'ts of living in … [Read More...]

Upcoming Events

Nov
17
Sat
10:00 am Dudley Barrows Tree Work @ Dudley Farm
Dudley Barrows Tree Work @ Dudley Farm
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:30 pm
At the bridge installation work party in October we’d hoped to attend to the several leaning trees on the white trail and the tree on the red that’s narrowed the trail considerably. That didn’t happen,[...]
Nov
19
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Nov 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.
Dec
4
Tue
6:30 pm Bear Talk @ Guilford Free Library
Bear Talk @ Guilford Free Library
Dec 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Jason Hawley, Wildlife Biologist with the State of Connecticut, to learn about the natural history of bears in CT, bear biology, current research by DEEP and the dos and don’ts of living in bear[...]
Dec
17
Mon
7:30 pm Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Westwoods Trails Committee @ Nathanael B Greene Community Center
Dec 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly meeting of the Westwoods Trails Committee. Meet in the Alexander Room.
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.