ACT News

Events of Interest November 26, 2021

Dear Acton Conservation Trust Members and Other Friends, The following  news and events may be of interest: Oxyporus Fungi in Camp Acton Tuesday November 30, Boston Area Gleaners, Giving  TuesdayGiving … Read more

Events of Interest November 19, 2021

NEWS CPA November 2021 Statewide Trust Fund Distribution Announced. The state match is 39.4%!  For more information click here.  For the Town of Acton the net surcharge raised is $1,161,044 … Read more

ACT Event Pet Policy

Generally, we do not allow pets at our organized events. Most of our events focus on wildlife, tracking and plant information, therefore, pets can be a distraction from the main … Read more

Events of Interest November 12, 2021

Dear Acton Conservation Trust Members and Other Friends, The following  news and events may be of interest: Now through November 14 Art Ramble – Something in the Air Concord’s Hapgood Wright … Read more

A Beautiful Morning at Guggins Brook with Boot Boutwell

Some 15 ACT members and friends joined Naturalist and Storyteller Boot Boutwell for an early November walk in Guggins Brook. We enjoyed perfect weather while learning about witch hazel flowers … Read more

Stonefield Farm Success!

On July 30, the Boston Area Gleaners (BAG) www.bostonareagleaners.org completed the purchase of Stonefield farm. At the same time, they and granted a perpetual Agricultural Preservation Restriction to the Town … Read more

Poems and Stories from Grassy Pond

Join Boot for poems and stories from Grassy Pond conservation area. https://youtu.be/LFua_tWtVAc

Campaign for Stonefield Farm

ACT and SVT Launch Campaign to Preserve Stonefield Farm in South Acton We have the rare opportunity to permanently preserve one of Acton’s iconic farms, and at the same time … Read more

Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting Speaker - Claudia Thompson, founder of Grow Native

Annual Meeting Speaker - Claudia Thompson, founder of Grow Native

Sunday, March 13, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Annual Meeting

We will hold our Annual Meeting in the Acton Town Hall at 7PM.  After a short business meeting and officer elections we will hear from Claudia Thompson, founder of “Grow Native”, to give her give her talk on “Managing our Landscapes within an Ecological Framework from  Biodiversity to Climate Change”.  Claudia lectures extensively and holds... Read more »