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Old Lyme Conservation Trust
P.O. Box 163
Old Lyme, CT 06371



Old Lyme Conservation Trust has both specifically scheduled events as well as ongoing activities - come by some time and see what we do!

Calendar of events



Sunday, December 18 at 1 p. m.

Join us for trail work on a Sunday - 18th December.

We work with the High School 'Green Crew'. Meet at the Old Lyme High School parking lot at 1 pm.

Wear boots, long pants and some type of glasses and bring heavy gloves.
Bring tools if you can: E. g. small clippers, hand saw (for cutting tree limbs), loppers.

Ongoing activities

We are constantly working on our properties: With trail maintenance and clearing as well as bird, animal and plant watching.

We are also updating this web page with trail reports, bird news etc.

Please contact any member of OLCT if you are interested in joining us on any of these activities.

Passed events


Annual Meeting. The OLCT annual meeting was held on March 19 in the Grange Hall. There was drinks, hors d'oeuvres and an interesting speaker! Speaker this year was Howard Kilpatrick from the DEP, who talked about deer and moose management issues in the Old Lyme area.



Fall Walk. A walk on the Lay property in September was marvelous with the sun seeping down through the leaves of the forest.

Midsummer Festival. OLCT participated in the Old Lyme Midsummer Festival on July 31st, 2004, in the Hand-On, Minds-On section on the grounds of the Florence Griswold Museum.

There both children and adults could make their own bookmarks, using original Old Lyme vegetation!

Special summer walk. A special walk was held to talk about fish and wildlife issues with Steve Gephard from the DEP and a state biologist.

Summer walk in June. A walk in June on National Trail Day.

Memorial Day Fair. OLCT was providing information during the traditional Old Lyme Memorial Day Fair.


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Family membership is $50/year
Individual membership is $25/year
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