Conservation Panel Discussion Recording Available

On October 29, 2020, the Cornwall Conservation Commission held a panel discussion on Zoom with experts directly involved in land conservation in our area. The goal of the discussion was to provide introductory information on the value and benefits of setting land aside for conservation. Hosted by Rene Langis, the panel included: Jamie Brookside (Montague), executive director of the Middlebury Area Land Trust (MALT) Bob Heiser, Regional Director, Champlain Valley, of …

Conservation Commission to sponsor discussion on Land Conservation

The Cornwall Conservation Commission will sponsor a Zoom panel discussion — The Benefits and Payoffs of Setting Land Aside for Conservation — that will include experts directly involved in land conservation in our area. The goal of this webinar is to provide introductory information on the value and benefits of setting land aside for conservation. Interested participants and landowners will have the opportunity to ask questions. When: Oct 29, 2020 …

Conservation Commission: Guided “woods walk” on Saturday, May 18

Join the Conservation Commission for A Walk in the Woods with Jim Andrews on Saturday.  The field trip is a follow-up to Jim’s “Slippery Creatures: Salamanders and Frogs!” presentation in February.  We’ll look for vernal pools in the woods, with salamander and frog eggs, as well as see them in their adult stages in their habitat.  Jim will also help us identify bird calls, wildflowers, nests, trees and shrubs. Everyone is welcome.  Bring your binoculars, rain gear and …