SKLT celebrated the completion of the “Building Now. Protecting Forever.” campaign and construction projects with a ribbon cutting ceremony at Weeden Farm on Friday, April 30th. With close attention to COVID protocols, the event brought together campaign donors, contractors, directors, and staff to celebrate the success of the campaign, which raised the funds for the… Read more »
How do you build an artificial breeding pool for spadefoot toads? Check out the video below! Operation Spadefoot RI headed to SKLT on April 8-10 to build the second pair of breeding pools for Rhode Island’s rarest amphibian.
Thursday, April 8 – Saturday, April 10 Calling all volunteers! Join Operation Spadefoot RI, a habitat restoration project aimed to repopulate the endangered eastern spadefoot toad. Volunteers will work with URI herpetologist Nancy Karraker and research associate Bill Buffum to create spadefoot breeding pools on April 8 through April 10. Pool building will occur on… Read more »
Ready, set, go – the new buildings finally have electricity, and the South Kingstown Land Trust is ready to consolidate and move to Weeden Farm. Thanks to the generosity of those who supported SKLT’s capital campaign Building Today Protecting Forever, the tractors are settled in and now it is time for staff to move to… Read more »