Littleton Conservation Trust News


Walking the Williams and DOT Properties

A 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 for Special Town Meeting on November 16,  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 property 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  Read more…

OAK HILL CONSERVATION LAND HIKE EVENT – 25 JUNE 2016

Land Steward and Littleton Conservation Trust (LCT) board member Bill Brown led a 2.5 miles long hike with 600 feet of ascent at the Oak Hill Conservation Land in Littleton. We had 13 participants; 10 from Littleton and three from Harvard. Jim O’Neil, also an LCT member, acted as Sweep  Read more…

CLOVERDALE

Work has recently begun on Cloverdale Conservation Area which is bordered by Great Road and Surrey Road. Cloverdale is a twenty acre property under the control of the Littleton Conservation Commission, which was donated to the Town when the Apple D’Or neighborhood was developed. The parcel was originally part of   Read more…

2016 Spring / Summer Newsletter

In this issue: • “Gifts of the Glacier” LCT Annual Meeting   • Oak Hill Tophet Chasm – Littleton’s Grand Natural Wonder   • LCTV Video On Demand – Virtual Walks and Local Geology   • Littleton Conservation News   • Upcoming Guided Walks   • “Who Will Hold the Sky Up Now the Big  Read more…