SKLT Receives Donation of Robinson Farm

Jim and Susie Bowers have been working steadily since 2004 to protect their farm, the Robinson Farm. They first donated to SKLT an easement on 3.6 acres. Then they sold the development rights on 57 acres, which we were able to purchase with grants from the USDA NRCS and the Town of South Kingstown. In… Read more »

SKLT Expands Its Pollinator Program

In our mission to protect the natural resources and environmental health of South Kingstown, SKLT has been focusing our efforts protecting and enhancing the habitat and health of native pollinators in face of a nationwide crash. Bee and other insect populations propagate approximately 75 percent of the world’s plant species, and 30 to 40 percent of… Read more »

Happy Trails!

SKLT has more than 12 miles of hiking trails and enjoying them is easy to do. Help make managing them just as easy, by following these basic principles of trail etiquette and our staff – not to mention wildlife – will thank you. Pack it in, pack it out. Trails don’t have trash cans, so… Read more »

Welcome Julia!

The South Kingstown Land Trust has hired Julia Fry Landstreet to serve as Executive Director, effective November 2016. At the Annual membership meeting in March 2016 the Board of Directors submitted a revamped strategic plan, formulated by the Board of Trustees in response to the challenges of managing the properties we now hold in perpetuity,… Read more »