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Narrowleaf Bittercress in Littleton

Be on the lookout: Narrowleaf Buttercress

Narrowleaf Bittercress (Cardamine impatiens), a fast moving, invasive species has been spotted in Littleton. If you see this particular plant, pull it and let us know where you found it. Cardamine impatiens produces many seeds per plant. It can form dense stands invading woodland habitats, and outcompete native species. Read …
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Interpretive sign about Lady Slippers

Freedom’s Way Hidden Treasures 2018 at Nashoba Woodlands

Littleton Conservation Trust, Littleton Historical Society, and various Littleton Town Departments co-hosted a Freedom’s Way Hidden Treasures event on Saturday, May 19th, from 9:30am-3pm at the Nashoba Woodlands conservation area. Special places of both scenic beauty and family remembrances of the Yapp Family as they grew up on the family …
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HomeAdvisor’s list of conservation links

We recently received this note from leaders and students involved with the Old Louisville Student Conservation Association: I was teaching an environmental science lesson to some elementary students this past weekend, and when they were doing a natural resource web quest they ended up on your webpage. They thought I …
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Garlic Mustard

Help us map and eradicate invasive Garlic Mustard in Littleton

Littleton Conservation Trust Trustee Rick Findlay is recruiting a volunteer work group to control the spread of invasive plant species. Our current top priority is stopping the spread of Garlic Mustard, one of the most destructive invasive plant species in the state. Introduced from Europe, garlic mustard is self-fertile and …
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Appeal To Help Organize Invasive Plant Control Group

CALLING ALL CONSERVATION MINDED CITIZENS  LITTLETON CONSERVATION TRUST NEEDS YOUR HELP! Rick Findlay of Littleton Conservation Trust would like your assistance in establishing a volunteer work group to control the spread of invasive plant species. Currently, our primary concern is the spread of Garlic Mustard, one of the most destructive …
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Upcoming Events

Guided Walk

Free Public Walks at the Smith Property

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tour the site of a new Sudbury Valley Trustees' conservation project in Littleton with SVT's Ashley Davies. Great habitat—we may even see signs of beaver activity. Free, registration requested at...
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