Difficult to Catch a Glimpse of the Shy River Otter

January 16, 2018

It was a freezing cold January morning in 1979. My job at Old Sturbridge Village that morning involved feeding and watering a dozen sheep, two […]

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Make a Resolution to Care For, Enjoy and Pass On The Last Green Valley

January 2, 2018

There may be only one resolution anyone needs to improve their mental and physical health: volunteering with The Last Green Valley! According to the Harvard […]


Fenton River a Beautiful and Essential Resource

December 4, 2017

“A river comes from somewhere, flows past my wondering eyes, and goes on to some other place. It has movement, change, and there is a […]


The Natchaug River valley is worth a visit soon

August 16, 2017

For 30 years I lived in Woodstock Valley on Route 198, the state highway that stretches between Chaplin to the south and Southbridge to the […]


Are The Last Green Valley’s Streams Healthy? You Can Help Us Find Out!

August 14, 2017

Each fall, dozens of volunteers gather important water quality information by collecting, sorting, and identifying underwater bugs from small streams in eastern Connecticut. Through this […]


Water Advisory Committee Meeting and Special Cyanobacteria Presentation

July 24, 2017

The next meeting of the TLGV Water Advisory Committee will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 9 – 11:30 am at Roseland Park, […]


Trails in The Last Green Valley are Beckoning This Week!

May 30, 2017

National Trails Day is June 3rd, Connecticut Trails Days are June 3rd and 4th, and The Last Green Valley’s (TLGV) Spring Outdoors leaders have trail […]


Exploring The Last Green Valley: Long Island Sound an important estuary

May 23, 2017

The Last Green Valley is blessed with several large rivers, smaller streams and many ponds and lakes. Our waterways provided food and transportation routes for […]


Explore the Shetucket River National Recreation Water Trail

May 4, 2017

You are invited to join The Last Green Valley for two fun events: First, paddle the Shetucket River National Recreation Water Trail with Bill and […]


Jump in to Volunteer and Help Monitor The Last Green Valley’s Waters!

February 13, 2017

 Jump in to Volunteer and Help Monitor The Last Green Valley’s Waters! The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) needs you! With hundreds of miles of […]


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