Littleton Conservation Trust News


Tracks in Time: Nashoba video available on-demand

Electa Tritsch produced “Nashoba” as part of the Tracks in Time series available from Concord Carlisle TV. This video is about the Nashoba / Newtown Indian Village in Littleton, at the Acton border, including Nashoba, Fort and Long Ponds. There are interviews with Dan Boudillion and John Hanson Mitchell. To  Read more…

River Month: Free events

There are dozens of free events on the weekend of June 17th and 18th in celebration of the designation of the Sudbury-Assabet-Concord (SuAsCo) River as a Wild and Scenic River. Experience the river through a variety of means: free canoe/ kayak and pontoon boating; walk with Thoreau along the Middlesex  Read more…

Pull Garlic Mustard Now

From LCT Trustee Rick Findlay, Now is the time to pull Garlic Mustard to prevent it from spreading around town. If you see it on trails, please pull it and send its location to us. Consider adopting your road if it has Garlic Mustard, and start a multiyear project to  Read more…

AMC Family Walk at Oak Hill Well Attended

22 people and 3 dogs enjoyed an AMC Family-led guided walk at Oak Hill on May 21, 2017. The group included many children. Everyone had a good time and the walk went at a slow pace with plenty of rests. Everyone made it to Lookout Rock. There were many smiles  Read more…

The geology of Prouty Woods

Bill Vales prepared these slides for anyone interested in the geology of Prouty Woods. His focus is on the significant geologic processes that shaped Prouty Woods, Littleton and surrounding areas. If you’d like to learn about the geology of Prouty Woods and the surrounding areas before or after the Hidden  Read more…

First Chuck Roth Memorial Lecture on May 11th

A lecture series has been established in honor of Chuck Roth’s lifelong contributions to conservation literacy. The first event is May 11th. More information can be found in the event listing on our event calendar here: https://littletonconservationtrust.org/events/silent-sparks-the-wondrous-world-of-fireflies/ Read more…