The snow and ice from the prior two weeks melted over the last day’s warmth and rain and The Cascades Are Running! https://youtu.be/zLCtGHGc1bg
From the University of Exeter, an impact study on urban greenery indicates one more reason to keep Greater Worcester wild: Asthma attacks reduced in tree-lined urban neighbourhoods
Although 2017 was a rough year for many in conservation, let’s start 2018 with a few bits of good news:
Natural environments, including green spaces, may have beneficial impacts on brain development:
Via Environmental Health Perspective
It was a busy week in GWLT History!
On December 6, 1995, the Trust acquired the Brigham Road Parcels, expanded in November of 1997.
On December 7, 2006, the Candlewood MidState Easement was recorded.
On December 9, 2013, the Worcester Hospital Farm conservation restriction was granted.