Conservation and Education

by Gil Newton Over the last several years the need for an environmentally literate population has increased. With such complex issues as climate change, nitrogen loading, the reduction in biodiversity, and coastal erosion, it is clear that a basic understanding of ecological processes is essential before deciding on the enactment of environmental policies. The best […] Read more »

All in the Family

Barnstable Land Trust (BLT) and Orenda Wildlife Land Trust – two like-minded organizations with complementary missions – recently made a deal to swap land. Now both land trusts have more contiguous holdings, for improved wildlife corridor management and increased public engagement. Thanks to the swap, the BLT Conservation Center is now surrounded by its own […] Read more »

2018 Walks & Talks

Our popular Walks & Talks program resumes mid-April and runs through the fall. Explore the wonders of the 7 villages of Barnstable! Read more »