2018 Annual Meeting – Nov. 11, 5:00 pm

Regan Downey, Director of Education at the Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) in South Salem, NY., will be our featured speaker. Regan teaches many of the WCC’s onsite education programs and works with groups of all ages to develop engaging and interactive environmental...

DLT Director Shirley Nichols Retires

Shirley Nichols with her sons Ben, Will, and Luke, August 25, 2018. Source: DarienTimes, by Kevin Webb, August 30, 2018 After 14 years as the executive director of the Darien Land Trust, Shirley Nichols will be stepping away from the day-to-day operations of the...

August is Butterfly Time!

August is a great month to observe butterflies and moths on our properties. This gorgeous Eastern tiger swallowtail was seen in our “butterfly walk” at Dunlap Woods. Here, native host plants are encouraged to grow to provide food for larva and adult...