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Upcoming Events


Spring Bird Walk

Guided Walk
Emmet Conservation Land – Trailside Way, Westford MA
Saturday, May 11, 2019
7:30 am - 9:00 am

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News and Updates

Wildlife Watch by Marian Harman – April 2018

Now that May has arrived and our spring trees, shrubs and wildflowers are blooming, we should give some thought to bees, our most important pollinators. Without them, we would have very few plants. Or as a recent USDA report states, “The world as we know it would not exist if there were no bees to

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Wildlife Watch by Marian Harman – March 2018

Who’s top bird at your feeder? An interesting thing to observe while you are identifying birds is who is displacing whom at the bird feeder. This displacement behavior in birds is called a “dominance hierarchy”. For instance, we think of doves as peaceful and jays as aggressive. Cornell Lab of Ornithology set out to study

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Annual Town Meeting on MARCH 24th – Conservation Funding Requests

President’s Message Important Land Conservation CPC funding requests at Annual Town Meeting Abbot Elementary School Gym Saturday, March 24th, 2018 starting at 10 am A request to fund the conservation of two historic, beautifully diverse and undeveloped properties are on the warrant at this Saturday’s Town Meeting. CPA Funds are being requested to: Secure a permanent

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