Sophia Boardman has earned Girl Scout’s prestigious Gold Award for creating geocaching trail activities within the South Kingstown Land Trust (SKLT) properties. The Gold Award is the highest achievement award a Scout can earn recognizing those individuals who have completed extraordinary community service and made a lasting change in the world. Award winners serve as… Read more »
SKLT to Host Pro-Forestation Presentation on Nov 10!
What is proforestation? Susan A. Masino, Professor of Applied Science at Trinity College, will explain the importance of “proforestation” – growing existing natural forests – in addressing the accelerating global crises in climate and biodiversity. You will learn how proforestation is a more rapid, powerful, and practical option for sequestering carbon than afforestation (planting trees)… Read more »
SKLT to Host Falconer Jim Gwiazdzinski on Oct 26!
Flock to the SKLT Barn to learn about the ancient art of falconry from Rhode Island master falconer Jim Gwiazdzinski. You’ll learn what falconers do and how to become a master falconer before getting the unique opportunity of viewing one of these beautiful birds of prey up close. Falconry in Rhode Island with Jim Gwiazdzinski… Read more »
SKLT Earns National Recognition with Renewed Accreditation
The South Kingstown Land Trust (SKLT) was recently awarded renewed accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission (LTAC), an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, a national land conservation organization that represents more than 1,000 land trusts nationwide. Accreditation by the LTAC is a mark of distinction, proving that SKLT is committed to professional… Read more »