New Jones Camp Trail Takes Shape

One of the most exciting Land Management developments of this past year has been the extension of the DuVal trail system onto the recently received Jones Camp lands to the west of the Polly’s Loop trail. Mike Bontecou, our Land Management Coordinator, has been using his connoisseur’s appreciation and fine touch with brush clearing machinery, with computerized… Read more »

American Chestnut Restoration Efforts

Members and friends of South Kingstown Land Trust were invited to attend the 14th Annual Meeting of the MA/RI chapter of The American Chestnut Foundation. The event took place here in South Kingstown on Saturday, November 16th, at the SKLT Barn.  Presentations included: “Chestnut 101: A Quick Start Guide to Chestnut Restoration,” “National Meeting Update,” and “MA/RI & NE Chapter Updates.”… Read more »

Organic Farmers Take Note!

SKLT is offering a lease opportunity on a 10-acre portion of the former Hollis Tucker farm on Tuckertown Road for a potential organic farming or gardening operation. The lease area is located on the north side of Tuckertown Road, a half a mile west of the corner of Post Road and Tuckertown Road – denoted… Read more »