Creating New Tradition with Christmas Bird Count

Do you have a holiday season tradition that you have maintained for many years? For some, a tradition might be antique … [Read more...]

Christmas Colors Found in the Winter Woods

This Thursday, at exactly 11:27 a.m., marks the winter solstice in the Northern Hemisphere. It will be the first day of … [Read more...]

Go Rolling on the River Trail with Ranger Jean – Sunday Dec. 17

Do you and your kids need a break from all the holiday hustle and bustle? Ranger Jean Pillo is once again hosting The … [Read more...]

Stock Up on Seed To Help Birds Weather the Winter

My interest in wild birds was a gift from my parents. I grew up in a woodsy Boston suburb with lots of trees and … [Read more...]

Northern Red Oak is Mighty and Reliable

“The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.” Anonymous – fortune cookie There is a … [Read more...]

Bobcats Alive and Well in The Last Green Valley

I saw a bobcat for the first time as a 10-year-old, visiting family friends in Sudbury, Mass. They had an old farm, and … [Read more...]

Explore The Last Green Valley – Photo Contest Winners Announced

The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) announces the 13 winners of this year’s Calendar Photo Contest.  The winning images … [Read more...]

Acorn Adventure: Have A Retro Play Date

Hey, kids! Have you ever flown a kite? Or gotten together with the other neighborhood kids for a game of Red Rover, … [Read more...]

There’s One More Weekend to Walktober!

There’s one more weekend of Walktober, and it’s filled with a variety of adventures to enjoy for all ages. In the … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Invaders in our Backyards and Woods

Over the past few years, I have used this column to highlight concerns with invasive plant species having a severe, … [Read more...]