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The Westport Land Conservation Trust is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to land conservation.

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Celebrate 50 by capturing Memories

Celebrate 50 by capturing Memories

"Selfie frame" at Westport Woods starting Jul1st; WLCT Team Photo What better way to celebrate 50 years than capturing memories for the next 50? Throughout the summer of 2022, WLCT will host a “selfie frame” at four properties for your enjoyment. Capture your family,...

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Summer Internship Program

Summer Internship Program

WLCT is seeking up to two motivated and task-oriented individuals to work closely with WLCT’s Land Stewardship and Outreach Manager in stewarding over 1,600 acres of land currently held by WLCT. The Outreach and Stewardship Interns will be responsible for property...

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Native Plants on Woodland Path with Nate McCullin

Native Plants on Woodland Path with Nate McCullin

Accessible woodland path at Westport Woods The native plantings along the new woodland path at Westport Woods are representative of the modern approach to ecological horticulture and restoration.  When people hear the word native many different definitions may...

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Tree/Plant Identification Walk

Tree/Plant Identification Walk

Join Nate McCullin, WLCT's Stewardship manager and native plant expert, on a walk around Westport Woods (573 Adamsville Road) on Monday July 18th starting at 11am. Nate will lead an introductory level identification walk focusing on 10 or so Trees, Shrubs, and Plants...

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Westport Woods Learning Center Open

Westport Woods Learning Center Open

The Learning Center located at Westport Woods will be open Wednesday (7/13), Thursday (7/14), Friday (7/15). Stop by Westport Woods 12pm-4pm to explore this new space. You will be some of the first visitors to use the space and we would love your feedback as we plan...

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Westport Woods Learning Center Open

Westport Woods Learning Center Open

The Learning Center located at Westport Woods will be open Wednesday (7/13), Thursday (7/14), Friday (7/15). Stop by Westport Woods 12pm-4pm to explore this new space. You will be some of the first visitors to use the space and we would love your feedback as we plan...

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