Where To Go When It Is Cold

  By Jeanie McIntyre   What to do when the temperature drops? When the ground is hard and the ponds are frozen? Why go outside, of course, preferably to a wetland. Winter is the only time to see swamps, bogs and other wet places from the inside out, from the center toward the dry land. […]

Alswell Farm Celebration Update and Directions

Driving directions to the Alswell Farm celebration from Hanover: From the Dartmouth Green, travel east on East Wheelock St. which turns into Trescott Rd. and follow to the end where it intersects with Etna Rd. Turn left (north) on Etna Rd. which becomes HanoverCenter Rd., travel through the village of Etna, past the Hanover Reservoir, to the green […]

Cultivating Wonder, Conserving Land

by Jeanie McIntyre             Yesterday, in bitter cold, a dozen UVLT Trustees walked a few hundred yards down Buck Road, climbed over the snow bank and stood on the old bridge crossing Mink Brook. They carried clipboards and pencils. For a few moments, they looked quietly. Then they wrote. “Beautiful […]