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BLT Guidelines for Off-Road Bicycle Use

As the last reminders of winter fade from our local trails, it’s a good time remind you of guidelines for use of BLT properties. This year, the BLT has adopted a formal policy for off-road bicycle use as follows: Bicyclists are welcome to ride the trails on most BLT properties if they follow these guidelines: […]

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Long Island Sound’s Lobster: Not Peasants’ Food, Not Fine Art, and Not Endangered

WINTER SPRING LECTURE SERIES Other than that it tastes delicious with butter, what do you know about the knobbily-armoured, scarlet creature staring back at you from your fancy dinner plate? From ocean to stock pot, there are two sides to every animal story, including the lobster. Learn more from former fishmonger and commercial lobsterman Richard J. […]

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Trees in Winter at Killam’s Point

Can you identify a tree by its shape and bark? On Saturday, March 11 from 2:00 – 3:30pm, come explore Killam’s Point in winter and find out how to tell a maple from a beech or an elm or an oak. Guided by local naturalist Lauren Brown, learn about the great variety of trees in […]

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LEARN: What is the Long Island Sound Blue Plan?

WINTER/SPRING LECTURE SERIES: February 22 What is the Long Island Sound Blue Plan? Find out at the Branford Land Trust’s February Lecture to be held on Wednesday, February 22, 7 p.m. at the Blackstone Memorial Library in Branford. Nathan Frohling, Director of the CT Coastal and Marine Initiatives at The Nature Conservancy, and Brian Thompson, […]

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Animal Tracking Class: March 4

Who goes there? Learn to recognize animal footprints and other signs of their passage through the woods during the an Animal Tracking classes sponsored by the Branford Land Trust’s Nature Explorer Program from 9:30 to 11am on Saturday, March 4. This fun and interesting class will be led by naturalists Tom Cleveland and Chris Woerner […]

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