Hilltown Land Trust is now accepting applications for two positions through the TerraCorps Program! A Land Stewardship Coordinator and a Community Engagement Coordinator will both become a vital part of HLT’s team for the year. The 2018-19 program will run from August 27, 2018 through July 26, 2019 and will engage service members at host […]
You helped Hilltown Land Trust raise over $10,000 on Valley Gives Day this year, making it our most successful day of fundraising to date! Thank you! We will use this money to protect more land in the hilltowns and organize more outdoor events.
By Andrew Madden, HLT Board Member The evidence is common in the Hilltowns: the distinctive tracks, deer shaped but much larger; inch long pellets dropped in piles; bark peeled from striped maple (aka moosewood); young saplings and shrubs browsed to chest height; or, if you are extremely lucky, a shed antler. Yet sightings of our […]
Our Spring Newsletter is in the mail! Learn about moose and moose habitat in Western MA from our Board member Andrew Madden, read a profile of event leader Dave Pierce, hear from HLT volunteer Carol Wasserloos about her experience at the Silent Sunset Solstice hike, find out what UMass students are doing on the Conwell property, and […]