Beyond the Barways

Trailhead Improvements all across Town

Trailhead Improvements all across Town

The Land Trust Tuesday Trail Team hard at work as they complete a handrail for the newly installed granite steps at the Dunham's Brook Conservation Area parking lot. Last year the Westport Land Conservation Trust Stewardship Committee identified and prioritized more...

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Join Jan and Anne Marie on the Trail Team

Join Jan and Anne Marie on the Trail Team

Jan Turner (left) and Anne Marie Deconti (right) have been two of the Tuesday Trail Team's best new recruits this summerHow did you decide to volunteer with the Tuesday Trail Team? Anne Marie and I joined the group of volunteers at the same time. We have often worked...

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Colors of the Corn

Colors of the Corn

Colors of the Corn by Greg StoneCorn is earing out at the Dunham's Brook Conservation Area (1520 Main Road). The Westport Land Conservation Trust, Inc. (WLCT) is working with dairy farmer Andrew Ferry to chop the corn later this year. Notice the shiny, thread-like...

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Meet BayCoast Bank Summer Interns Jack & Carly

Meet BayCoast Bank Summer Interns Jack & Carly

Jack White (right) and Carly Sherman (left) of Westport, Massachusetts share your dedication to caring for the environment. What has been your favorite part of the BayCoast Bank Outreach and Stewardship Summer Internship? My favorite part has been visiting new and...

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Walt’s Farm in Photos

Walt’s Farm in Photos

Walt's Farm in PhotosThe Westport Land Conservation Trust, Inc. (WLCT) is in the process of selecting a future farmer for a 12-acre protected property at 439 Briggs Road in Westport, MA most commonly referred to as Walt’s Orchard, or Walt’s Farm. This property has...

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Support the 2021 Membership Fund today

Support the 2021 Membership Fund today

Tree swallows take flight at the Herb Hadfield Conservation Area meadow by Greg Stone On behalf of the Westport Land Conservation Trust (WLCT), I am sending my best wishes for your well-being and your family’s health. Last year was challenging with much uncertainty...

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Westport Artist in Residence Program to begin next month

Westport Artist in Residence Program to begin next month

The Westport Cultural Council is pleased to announce its first of three summer Artists in Residence Program. From June 7, 2021 to June 25th, visitors are welcome to stop by to see the artist at work at Westport Woods Conservation Park, located at 573 Adamsville Rd....

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Outreach and Stewardship Summer Internships

Outreach and Stewardship Summer Internships

2020 BayCoast Bank Summer Interns Max Barr (left), Hana Tabit (center), and Carly Sherman (right) We are pleased to announce that for the seventh consecutive year, BayCoast Bank is sponsoring Westport Land Conservation Trust's (WLCT) outreach and stewardship summer...

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Jean Maguire makes a difference

Jean Maguire makes a difference

Jean Maguire burning brush at Westport Woods Conservation Park on March 30, 2021 Jean Maguire is one of WLCT's most dedicated Trail Team members. She's the daughter of a Wrentham farm family with a true blue passion for burning brush. We are so grateful for Jean's...

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