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Welcome to the Branford Land Trust website, where we invite you to help PROTECT, LEARN about and EXPLORE Branford’s open space and diverse natural features.

Killam’s Point: A Walk Through Natural History

Join the Branford Land Trust and the First Congregational Church on Saturday, October 21 for A Walk Through Natural History at Killam’s Point, 10AM – Noon. Come take a walk with us through natural history led by Jimmy Goggin. Clad in fall colors, the raw beauty of Killam’s Point will be on display. Crisp air, the […]

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Annual Branford River Parade

Celebrate the beauty of the Branford River! Join kayakers and canoeists from Branford and surrounding communities as we paddle in a boat parade from behind the Branford High School to Branford Point on Saturday, September 16. Boaters should drop boats off behind Branford High School between 8:30 and 9:15AM, driving to the parking lot at […]

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Walmart Volunteers Join Van Wie Work Party

A great group of volunteers from Branford’s Walmart joined a BLT work party in August, removing shrubs, fallen tree branches, and invasive muliflora roses and their roots, from the southeast corner of the Van Wie field. The use of a come-along puller was necessary in some cases to pull out the larger roots and stumps. Our […]

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At Zielinski Farm

When Jane Zielinski Emielita passed away in 2014, she left her family’s farm on Brushy Plain Road to the Branford Land Trust in order that the land be kept as open space. Her family recently installed this stone memorializing June’s gift and her parents and siblings, who operated a pig farm on the land for […]

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EXPLORE KILLAM’S POINT!

Saturday, August 12, 9AM – 11Am Killam’s Point is an ecological treasure, habitat for many species of bird and animals, with healthy forested uplands, expansive salt marshes, inviting sandy beaches and spectacular granite bluffs. The Branford Land Trust and the First Congregational Church continue in 2017 to collaborate to provide programs open to the public […]

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Branford Land Trust
P.O. Box 254
Branford, CT 06405
(203) 483-5263
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