A Wildlife Habitat Project will begin on Monday February 26, 2018 on Willis Street. The land is owned by the Environmental Learning Center of Connecticut and the 7.4 acre project is a cooperative effort between the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the CT DEEP’s Wildlife Division. The project which involves the removal of trees (mostly firewood) will be completed within a 2-3 week period.
The project is adjacent to the Eversource powerline located on Willis Street between residence numbers 514 and 480.
Cutting Trees for Wildlife
Young Forest Brochure
Young Forest Initiative
Additional information regarding the purpose and methods used in the initiative can be found at the following websites: