Links to articles about hiking, the environment, and other GWLT-related subjects.
GWLT is grateful to the Greater Worcester Community Foundation for their critical support of the work we do here at GWLT, and for making the work of many non-profits possible. The GWCF helps makes the area we call home a greener, kinder, and better place to live.
This article from UConn Today talks about the value of passive reforestation. GWLT practices passive reforestation on its properties, but with an eye toward culling non-native invasive species, and occasional selective culling to help point our future forests in a direction.
Mark Blazis from the Worcester Telegram & Gazette has an informative article about tick safety:
If you needed extra incentive to get out on our trails, here’s an interesting article from Health Science about the health benefits of hiking: