Understand the Invasive Japanese Knotweed before doing battle

This is the time of year when the invasive plant Japanese knotweed is blooming in large clusters of greenish-white … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Forest ferns beautiful and fascinating plants

“Truly, out of the darkness, where forever the stems of our little northern ferns are hid, the frond reaches up an eager … [Read more...]

Join Us for Tastes of the Valley, Aug. 25

Tickets are available for Tastes of the Valley, 4 p.m., Aug. 25, The Publick House, 277 Main St., Sturbridge MA. Tickets … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: DEEP is your access point to our state parks and forests

When was the last time you visited one of our many state parks and state forests? August is here, summer is moving … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Crows bring ‘murder’ to our neighborhoods

I think we have a family of crows nesting in our neighborhood. Perhaps they have a nest in the thick woods between our … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: We must preserve the region’s farmland

What do 18 farms within six towns in The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor all have in common? Each has been … [Read more...]

Member Program: The Plight of the Bobolinks

7-8:30 pm, July 31, 205 Roseland Park Rd. Woodstock, CT. Bobolinks arrive in Connecticut after having migrated 5,000 … [Read more...]

TLGV Acorn Adventure with Horizon Wings

10 -11:30 a.m., July 20, 9 Sand Hill Road, Ashford, CT. Tour the Horizon Wings Raptor Rehabilitation facility and … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Shagbark hickory a beautiful and useful tree

We have several hickory trees in our neighborhood, but the one I appreciate the most stands by the stone wall bordering … [Read more...]

Exploring The Last Green Valley: Fireflies are our living fireworks

“Fireflies create a magic that transcends time and space. Their resplendent displays change ordinary landscapes into … [Read more...]