Become a Water Quality Monitoring Volunteer – Training Sessions Sept. 14 or 15

August 30, 2018

Jean Pillo, TLGV’s Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring Coordinator, will be leading two training sessions for volunteers interested in learning about the “Riffle Bioassessment for Volunteers […]

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TLGV Member-Only Hike – Sept. 22

August 30, 2018

TLGV Members and their guests are invited to join Chief Ranger Bill Reid on the cusp of the Autumnal Equinox for a special hike to the […]

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Acorn Adventure – Geocaching 101 – Sept. 23

August 30, 2018

Become a high-tech detective of the outdoors as Ranger John Kochinskas teaches us how to geocache on Sept. 23 from 11 am – 12:30 pm […]

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Rolltober in The Last Green Valley – Sept. 29

August 29, 2018

Have you ever wondered whether a trail will meet your individual ability or disability needs? On Sept. 29, from 1-3 pm at Goodwin State Forest, […]

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Green Darner Dragonfly an Amazing Acrobat

August 15, 2018

On a hot and humid July night, I stood gazing out over a friend’s three-acre horse pasture abutting the Natchaug River when I witnessed a […]

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August Means Start of Agricultural Fair Season

August 15, 2018

“By August’s end the warblers are moving through here again, on their way south. But more quietly than they came north in May. I see […]

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Buckthorn Can Overtake A Forest

August 13, 2018

Invasive plants are attempting to take over our forests and fields. From winged euonymus (burning bush) and Japanese barberry to oriental bittersweet, multiflora rose and […]

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For a Touch of Sweetness, Visit Your Local Beekeeper

August 9, 2018

“The only reason for making a buzzing-noise that I know of is because you’re a bee…The only reason for being a bee that I know […]

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Meet the Oriole, Summer’s Songster

August 9, 2018

“To hear an oriole sing May be a common thing — Or only a divine.” Emily Dickinson from “The Oriole’s Secret” Last month, I heard […]

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Countless Activities in Region This Summer

August 9, 2018

Welcome to July. Summer might have officially started June 21, but for me this month is when the summer season finally settles in for its […]

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