National Pollinators Week is June 20 -26!

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To celebrate, the East Quabbin Land Trust will be hosting some fascinating pollinator events, as well as working with students from Quabbin Regional High School who will be doing a pollinator study and enhancing pollinator habitat on school grounds. We … Continued

Annual Membership Meeting

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The rain let up on Sunday afternoon long enough for Caren Caljouw to lead a walk around the grounds at 120 Ridge Road. In addition to seeing Betty Morss’ original plantings and the changes in the garden over the past … Continued

“Only wild cat in Massachusetts”

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Did you know that Bobcats are the only wild cats in Massachusetts? Or that they are called Bobcats because their tails are ‘bobbed’, but can actually be as long as twelve inches? The audience was very attentive as Laura Hajduk, … Continued

Check out changes at the Frohloff Farm!

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We had excellent weather on Saturday and a fabulous crew for our work day at the Frohloff Farm. Much work was accomplished. Most of the trees near Church Street were removed, making way for the growing season. Breaking ground for … Continued

Beautiful Day for a hike!

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The wind was blowing this morning, making it a bit chilly. Once we got going it was a fabulous walk along the Dougal ridge. We started out at the northeastern corner by crossing Danforth Brook and heading up hill. On … Continued

Honoring our founding members!

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Over 165 people gathered at the 10th Annual Dinner and Silent Auction to honor the men and women that founded the East Quabbin Land Trust. We honored nine individuals that were instrumental in founding the organization, including Don Boothman, Lucinda … Continued

Beautiful morning to go snowshoeing!

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The weather forecast was iffy and everyone I spoke to needed to deal with all the snow in their driveways or ice dams threatening to invade. The snowshoe up to Indian Rock was beautiful. The snow layers are especially interesting … Continued

Quest to End Hunger

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On January 22, 2011 at 10am, we will be show-casing the Quest to End Hunger event at Mandell Hill in Hardwick. Service Learning Coordinator Sarah Mildren is working with Quabbin Regional High School senior Chrisoula Duros to create this exciting … Continued

Volunteer projects scheduled

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There are a few remaining volunteer projects needed to finish up work this fall at the two bridges along the Mass Central Rail Trail. Please join us Saturday, November 6th starting at 9am. There are opportunities to shovel dirt, cut … Continued

Open BARN a Success!

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Nearly 100 friends, neighbors and the curious came to explore the fields, the Ware River and the barn at the Frohloff Farm last Sunday. If you missed it, feel free to stop by and explore the fields and river on … Continued