Gear Up For 28th Annual Walktober With Us!

Fall may seem like a long way away, but here in The Last Green Valley, we’re already gearing up for the 28th Annual … [Read more...]

Ranger Bill to Lead Member Hike

Chief Ranger Bill Reid will be leading a hike on the Nipmuck Trail as part of CT Trails Day, June 2. The hike will be a … [Read more...]

Spring promises a variety of song and eggs

In my office I have a photograph of two bald eagles in a nest with two young hatchlings. The eagles built it about 10 … [Read more...]

The Last Green Valley Announces First Funding Phase of $12.2 Million Project to Protect the Southern New England Heritage Forest

The Last Green Valley, Inc. and its project partners have launched phase one of a $12.2 million program to help … [Read more...]

Nature’s Transformation Has Begun With Winter Finally Behind Us

We are gratefully sliding from April into May. Frankly, I am happy to see April headed toward the rear-view mirror. It, … [Read more...]

Red Fox is The Ghost of The Forest

This winter, I spent several days skiing in Vermont. Several large snow storms created a canvas of fresh snow on the … [Read more...]

Spring’s Early Arrivers Have Made Their Return

Spring may be here, but at this writing many of our avian signs of spring are still to the south waiting for later … [Read more...]

Time to Spring Outdoors

What a winter it has been here in The Last Green Valley. Winter skated into December with deep-freeze temperatures. … [Read more...]

Snowshoe Hare Hop Around Northern Parts of the State

Last month, I ventured to my family’s property in Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire. Located in the Monadnock region of … [Read more...]

The Last Green Valley’s Acorn Adventure: Treasure Hunting on the Trails

TLGV is teaming up with the Girl Scouts of Connecticut on Sunday, March 25, 1-3 p.m., to hold a letterboxing Acorn … [Read more...]