Entries by Jeanie McIntyre

Fight Invasive Species!

EAT YOUR WEEDS! We ran out of handouts at yesterday’s Flavors of the Valley; if you missed it, please see the pdf below to find out more about removing the invasive plant. You’ll also find a recipe for the popular garlic mustard pesto! https://uvlt.org/docs/pdf/gmhandout.pdf More information about invasive species in our region can be found […]

Natural Areas: What Are They, Why Do They Matter, and How Do They Touch Down in the Upper Valley Region?

Connecticut River from Silverweed Seep Preserve© Eric Aldrich/TNC Join The Nature Conservancy and the Upper Valley Land Trust on April 28th, 7 – 8:30pm at The Howe Library Mayer Room in Hanover, NH. Mark Zankel, Deputy State Director for The Nature Conservancy’s New Hampshire Chapter, will speak about the role of “natural areas” in New […]

Flavors of the Valley

Visit UVLT’s table at this year’s Flavors of the Valley, hosted by Vital Communities and Valley Food & Farm. Tuesday April 21st, 2-7pm$7/person (kids 6 and under free)Hartford High School Gym, White River Junction, VTCelebrate the food and farms of our region while enjoying the sights, smells and tastes of over 60 diverse vendors. Share […]

Training Session for New Stewardship Volunteers

Do you like hiking off-trail? Do you enjoy visiting beautiful places? Join the Upper Valley Land Trust’s team of volunteer easement stewards to monitor conserved properties all over the Upper Valley! Stewardship volunteering involves meeting landowners of conserved land, hiking off-trail to find property boundaries with a map and compass, and recording what you see […]

Brainstorm for Upper Valley Earth Day Events

We are going to begin having planning meetings for April Earth Day events. If you would like to participate in these meetings, please email noradoyle-burr@uvlt.org with times and days of the week that might work for you. Please see the below list and provide us with your suggestions in the comment section, or by emailing […]

Riverfront Farmland and Wildlife Habitat Conserved in Bath, NH

BATH, NH—Lackie Farm, a unique riverfront property, will be protected forever from future development. The purchase of a conservation easement by the Upper Valley Land Trust (UVLT) on the 171 acre parcel was made possible through the support of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation’s Mitigation and Enhancement Fund, with further assistance from the Town of […]