Nourse Farm Ramble with WCLT

The Westborough Community Land Trust hosted an event on Sunday, Sept 11, 2016 with Jon Nourse, owner of Nourse Farm, who led the group on an informative and delicious farm tour. Discussion included the wide variety of food produced at Nourse Farm, the property and family’s history, the farm as it relates to the environment, […]

A Look at the Charm Bracelet Trails of Westborough

Don Burn of the WCLT (Westborough Community Land Trust) recently gave a talk at the Westborough Public Library about the hiking trails in Westborough he helped establish known as the “Charm Bracelet”.  Watch the full presentation here. The Charm Bracelet is a planned network of trails throughout the town consisting of three major pieces: 1) a roughly 28-mile […]

Happy Earth Day – Help Clean Up Our Town!

Westborough’s Earth Day clean up is tomorrow – Saturday, April 23rd – and not a moment too soon! If you’ve been out and about and paying attention at all, you’ve seen the litter sprinkled around our usually beautiful town and know that Westborough needs a little spring cleaning! Join the annual town-wide litter clean-up sponsored […]

Snakes of New England & The World

The Westborough Community Land Trust (WCLT) recently hosted a family-friendly event entitled “Snakes of New England and the World” presented by snake expert Rick Roth. Watch the presentation online here or on Westborough TV Verizon Ch. 24 & Charter Ch. 191 during the month of April.  This up-close-and-personal presentation was packed with adults and children learning to appreciate […]

MassWildlife: Amphibians & Vernal Pools Need You!

Come the first warm, rainy nights in spring, large numbers of salamanders emerge from their underground burrows and migrate to vernal pools to breed. The elusive Eastern Spadefoot might emerge, if weather and groundwater conditions are just right. Watch the presentation to learn about vernal pool ecology and about ongoing amphibian conservation projects from Matthew Burne […]

WCLT Awards Tim Novak

At the Westborough Community Land Trust Annual Meeting, Westborough TV’s very own Tim Novak was recognized. Given the Ellie and Jack Pepper award, Tim was recognized for his outstanding work in conservation and land preservation benefiting the citizens of Westborough and WCLT. Congratulations Tim!

Celebrating Arbor Day with WCLT

Mayer Tree donated their services on behalf of the MA Arborist Assoc. to help begin to clear a new trail – “Orchard Swamp” – for the Westborough Community Land Trust. The new trail is being developed along a piece of land that WCLT received from National Grid, stretching from East Main Street to the Haskell […]