WCT President News

RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE Presented to Trust President Ron Gemma – December 2020 As some of you may know, Ron Gemma’s current term as Westford Conservation Trust president has recently come to a close. He will still be on the board but moving to the Vice President position where he will mentor and support our brand … Read more

New England Stone Walls Virtual Presentation by Robert Thorson – February 11, 2021 @ 7PM

Post talk update: Here is the February 11, 2021 recorded presentation by Dr. Robert Thorson on New England Stone Walls. Join Geologist and New England’s foremost expert on stone walls, Robert Thorson, in a conversation on the fascinating history of Westford’s signature, but often forgotten, landform – stone walls. Thorson uncovers why New England is … Read more

Westford Girl Scout Project

Westford Girl Scout Troop 85410 Silver Award Congratulations to Cadettes Nandana, Amelia and Ashley, who completed their Silver Award project this summer. Their pollinator awareness project included two parts, a public pollinator garden with a sign, and an educational workshop (virtual) including ‘seed bombs‘ which includes select pollinator friendly plants. Originally the scouts planned to … Read more

Hike the Trails of Westford and Win an Award – Rich Strazdas

This is just in time for relieving COVID-19 cabin fever. Do you frequent trails in town? Explore new areas beyond the same old trails! Do you need to get out of the house, and experience fresh air in a safe haven? Become a frequent hiker! The Westford Conservation Trust now has a recognition program for … Read more

Eagle Boy Scout Projects – Acker-Dean-DeSilva Trail & Tom Paul Trail

Scouts BSA Conservation Land and Trail Projects for Eagle Scout Award Thanks to all involved with these Eagle scout projects and to Westford Conservation trust mentors for their help & guidance. Acker-Dan-DeSilva Trail Bridge Project – Surya Patil Troop 195 Boy Scout Surya Patil completed the Acker Trail bridge on the section of the town … Read more