New! SVT Trail Guide: 40 Walks West of Boston

55 Acres Conserved in Northborough

Howard Brook Bridge in Northborough
By Ashley Davies, Land Protection Specialist
On June 2, 2014, the Town of Northborough granted Sudbury Valley Trustees a conservation restriction (CR) over 55 acres of open meadows and upland forest on Green Street. The conservation restriction forever protects a forested slope, a sweeping grassland meadow, and a portion of Howard Book, a cold water stream that provides habitat to native brook trout.  
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Iconic Wayland Landscape Permanently Preserved

The views across the Lincoln Road fields are now permanently preserved.
By Christa Collins, Director of Land Protection
Dirt roads are rare in our parts, so one can’t help feeling transported to another time while standing on the rocky and rutted surface of Lincoln Road in Wayland, gazing across fields that have changed little since the days of Henry Thoreau.  As evidenced by the many walkers present on a recent morning, this is one of the most peaceful and lovely lanes in town along which to amble. The views across the Lincoln Road fields are now permanently preserved. 
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Opening at SVT

Sudbury Valley Trustees is seeking an outgoing, highly organized Development Assistant to support the membership and development program.  This position reports to the Director of Membership and works closely with SVT’s office manager and a team of volunteers.  See the full posting for this part-time position.
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Drumlin Farm is known for their incredible summer camps focusing on building a connection between young people and the land through hands-on farm and nature activities, games, and crafts. SVT is thrilled to be teaming up with Drumlin Farm again to offer their programs at SVT's headquarters at Wolbach Farm in Sudbury.  This year's Drumlin Farm's Summer Day Camp includes week-long sessions at Wolbach Farm.  There are options for 3-day or 5-day programs, two for grades 1-3, two for preK-K, two for grades K-2, and the final session for pre K-1.
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Sudbury Valley Trustees
is a regional land trust that conserves land and protects wildlife habitat in the Concord, Assabet, and Sudbury river basin for the benefit of present and future generations.