Littleton Conservation Trust News


Owl Prowl postponed due to weather

With very cold temperatures, gusty winds and 5-8″ of forecasted snow, we’ve decided to postpone the Owl Prowl that was scheduled for this evening. Even if we humans were up to facing the weather, it is doubtful we’d find any owls under the forecasted conditions. We will seek a new  Read more…

Year-end: Time to renew memberships or make a donation

As an all volunteer nonprofit, every dollar you donate to Littleton Conservation Trust goes towards conservation, events for the public to enjoy conservation lands and conservation education. LCT memberships are tax deductible donations. Whether renewing your membership or simply making a donation, this is a good time of year to  Read more…

Cloverdale History and Visual Tour

Cloverdale meadow at dusk Learn the history of Cloverdale and take a visual tour with this presentation from Jim O’Neil: https://sway.com/wU59XjxcP3NeDbEd As you may know, Cloverdale is in the process of being returned to a meadow and trails from the overgrown tangle of invasives it had become. Contractors were hired  Read more…

Walking the Williams and DOT Properties

Williams land: LCT’s Rick Findlay leads group walkA group of 15 interested citizens walked the Williams property and the nearby tract offered to Littleton by Mass DOT on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. A second group walked these lands on November 13, 2016. Both of these properties are on the warrant  Read more…

Land Acquisition Opportunities

It has been a while since Littleton acquired open space. Two opportunities are in immediate discussion and at least one other is on the horizon. The Williams┬áproperty off Boxborough Road is a major opportunity to make progress on the Open Space and Recreation Plan’s goals, to expand the Newtown Hill  Read more…

Upcoming Events

There are several events of interest to LCT members and Littleton residents coming up. Please see the event calendar for details on these events: 9/30 & 10/1 – Littleton Charrette 10/3 – Biocontrol in Conservation (Groton) 10/5 – Walk the Williams Property 10/13 – Ansel Adams as Environmentalist Check back  Read more…