Category Archives: Land Preservation

This categories contains posts that relate to land preservation.

Oh What a Beautiful Morning…..Tracking Animals at Marble Brook…

Oh boy what a morning at Marble Brook for the Kestrel Land Trust Tracking Hike!  The sun was shining, the temperature was a balmy 30 degrees, and the company was excellent!  And Marble Brook, its farmland, hemlock forest, and a … Continue reading

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Fun at Kestrel’s Fifth Annual 5k on the Hadley Green

What an incredible day for Kestrel’s 5k!  Beautiful sunshine, crisp fall air, cool temperatures for the runners and walkers.  What a day!  Congrats to all the participants and their supporters, as well as to all the sponsors.  A special shout … Continue reading

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Kestrel Joins with Smith College to Protect 190 Acres

Hello Everyone,  Well Kestrel Land Trust did it again!  This time they partnered with Smith College to protect 190 acres in West Whately at the College’s Ada & Archibald MacLeish Field Station.  It’s purpose was to preserve important wildlife habitat … Continue reading

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Bobolinks, butterflies, kestrels…and conservationists…Oh My!

Hello Everyone, I’ve been hanging out with my friends Ann and David at the old Bri-Mar stables in Hadley, now a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Refuge!  For all those who worked on preserving this immense piece of habitat, give them … Continue reading

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Happy Migratory Bird Day!!! oh and Happy Mother’s Day!

I had the pleasure of going out on a hike with Dave King at the Alexandra Dawson Conservation Area on the Connecticut River.   The birding walk was sponsored by Kestrel Land Trust and organized by their very own Ann Kearns.  … Continue reading

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