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“Rolltober” Debuts for People with Limited Mobility in The Last Green Valley

Enjoying the outdoors is something many people take for granted. At The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) we understand the … [Read more...]

The Last Green Valley Awards Grants for Sharing and Preserving Our Heritage

The Last Green Valley, Inc. (TLGV) has awarded $15,000 in grants to six local organizations to preserve, protect, … [Read more...]

The Root Beer Tree: Sassafras in The Last Green Valley

In the woods near my childhood home grew a cluster of small trees. I only noticed them after my older brother pointed … [Read more...]

Walktober’s First Week Offers A Variety of Adventures

27-years strong, and bigger and better than ever, Walktober kicks off Sept. 21 to celebrate the autumnal … [Read more...]

Elmer Bitgood was the Paul Bunyan of Voluntown

One of the more enjoyable aspects of working for The Last Green Valley has been to discover the many interesting, … [Read more...]

Walktober Brochures Are Here!

With more than 250 opportunities to get out and explore The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor, there's … [Read more...]

Acorn Adventure Scavenger Hunt

Ranger Jean will be leading the TLGV Acorn Adventure at the Opacum Land Trust's Thompson Forever Preserve in … [Read more...]

‘Masked bandit’ is alive and well in The Last Green Valley

Summer vacation reading was a requirement growing up in my house. When I was about 9 or 10 years old, my mother gave me … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Insect-sized pit of doom a little wonder of natural world

A couple of months ago as I was unlocking the door to my barn, I noticed a conical-shaped hole in the sandy soil next to … [Read more...]

If you look closely, you can see signs of approaching fall

The autumnal equinox is more than a month away, but already I know the signs of seasonal change. I see it all around me … [Read more...]