Thank You TerraCorps

A huge thank you to TerraCorps members who volunteered last Friday, April 12 tackling several land stewardship projects at some of Sippican Lands Trust’s properties in Marion. TerraCorps members spent most of the day cleaning and pruning trails, clearing brush and helping with office tasks. TerraCorps, an AmeriCorps national service organization focused on connecting communities […] Read more »

SLT Selected for TerraCorps Service Day

TerraCorps, an AmeriCorps national service organization focused on connecting communities to the land, selected Sippican Lands Trust as its Service Project recipient this spring. They do this by supporting up to 36 service members annually who spend 11-months serving local nonprofits focused on land access and conservation. Throughout the year, the TerraCorps team comes together […] Read more »

Frog Walk

A nice day for our web-footed friends. Thanks to all who came on the walk and lead us in a froggy exploration. We heard plenty of Spring Peepers out there! Read more »

St. Patrick’s Day Walk

  It was a great day for a walk this St. Patrick’s Day. Our own Executive Director Jim Bride and Volunteer Coordinator Jenny Costa led a fun group down Peirson Woods (Point Road). Nice views out to the Elizabeth Islands and some early spring birds enlivened the woods. Read more »

Stargazing at Tabor Academy

We had a wonderful time at our stargazing event at Tabor Academy! Thank you to Michael Bentz of Tabor for imparting your knowledge of the skies and telescopes to us. If you missed out, we are planning to have another stargazing event this summer. Read more »

Valentine’s Day Walks

Thanks to everybody who came on our Valentine’s Day walks this past Saturday- hope you’ll share the 💕 of our trails and open spaces with others. (Thanks to the odd couple Jim Bride and Alan Harris for chaperoning the walks)   Read more »

“Hate Ticks?” Talk

Thank you to Blake Dinius of Plymouth County Extension Service for giving his “HateTicks?” talk. It was very informative and entertaining. If you missed out, we have links for you to enjoy the talk below! Part 1 of 5 Part 2 of 5 Part 3 of 5 Part 4 of 5 Part 5 of 5 Read more »

Sippican School Community Night

Wonderful time at Sippican School for their community night. We relived our third grade lives and made “cootie catchers,” but instead of a classmate behind the flap you land on a new SLT property and trail! Thanks to Diane Cook for the idea and paper engineering, while Cathy Stone and Alan Harris helped out. Check out sippicanlandstrust.org for […] Read more »

SuperbOwl Walk

While our hunt for the SuperbOwl on Sunday didn’t turn up any owls we did have a nice walk and saw some winter birds (Golden-crowned Kinglets and Canada Geese) and guest, members, board and staff walked along some of our beautiful properties in North Marion in the orange sunset. Read more »