SLT Beer & Oyster Fest

Title: SLT Beer & Oyster Fest Date: Saturday, September 7, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 6:00 pm (NEW TIMES!) Where: Silvershell Beach, Front Street, Marion Come support 45 years of land conservation in Marion! The Sippican Lands Trust (SLT) Beer & Oyster Fest will feature craft beers, local oysters from Cuttyhunk Oysters, Edgewater Oysters and Island Creek Oysters, and […] Read more »

EEE- Be safe and use insect repellent when outdoors

Marion and surroundings towns in the South Coast have an elevated risk for EEE (Eastern Equine Encephalitis). Please avoid being outdoors from dawn to dusk and use insect repellent when outdoors. Infection from EEE can be fatal and so be safe when outdoors. For more information about EEE visit Read more »

Sippican Lands Trust is hiring!

Looking for a rewarding and fulfilling opportunity at a local, land trust on the South Coast of Massachusetts, then apply now for Sippican Lands Trust’s TerraCorps Land Stewardship Coordinator for the 2019-2020 service year. For more information about the position and how to apply visit the TerraCorps website here. If you have any further questions […] Read more »

SLT Letterboxing Summer 2019

Join Sippican Lands Trust on a fun and exciting activity called letterboxing and visit some of our wonderful properties in Marion. Kids and adults of all ages can participate in letterboxing as the summer winds down to an end.                   The challenge:  Between August 15 to September […] Read more »

Buy-A-Board on the Osprey Marsh Boardwalk

Want to buy a board in a name of a friend, family or loved one? Now is your chance to be part of Sippican Lands Trust’s Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk in Marion and permanently recognize a friend, family member or loved one with an engraved message on a plaque on a board. If interested, you […] Read more »

Kayaking the Wewantic and Sippican Rivers

Thank you to all the paddlers who joined the Buzzards Bay Coalition and the Sippican Lands Trust on a beautiful summer paddle up the Sippican River. Many fiddler crabs and plenty of birds (semipalmated plovers, great blue herons and Osprey among many others) helped keep us company on this stretch of river. Read more »

Wild Edibles Walk

Thank you to Russ Cohen and the interested crew that stopped by Brainard Marsh today for the walk and talk about wild edibles. Unique benefit of the wonderful biodiversity in our preserves is the occasional tasty bit. Read more »

Osprey Marsh Accessible Boardwalk Project to Start

Sippican Lands Trust’s Osprey Marsh property will be closed starting June 17, 2019 for the next six months during construction of a universally accessible boardwalk at Osprey Marsh. Please consider visiting other SLT properties along Point Road including Hagemann Woods, Howland Marsh and Peirson Woods during construction. SLT apologizes for any inconvenience and to learn […] Read more »