Posts Tagged ‘ Hammonasset ’

A Trail Full Of Potential Along The Shoreline

Oct 28th, 2013 | By

The dream of the Shoreline Greenway Trail – a 25-mile continuous off-road path between Hammonasset State Park and New Haven’s Lighthouse Point Park – began a decade ago. And now with the recent completion of a one-mile stretch from the entrance of Hammonasset west to Route 1, the all-volunteer group installing the trail has something

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New walkway in Hammonasset highlight of First Saturday Walk

Feb 4th, 2013 | By

The newly built walkway in Hammonasset was a highlight of the First Saturday Walk on a sunny, cold, Groundhog Day February 2. Click on this environmental headline for more on this story from Shoreline Greenway Trail.

Volunteers build nesting platform for Osprey at Hammonasset

Jan 19th, 2012 | By

If you build it, they will come. That’s the hope of these folks who tramped around the soggy salt marsh in 14 degrees, bundled up against bone-chilling winds at Hammonasset Beach State Park last Sunday morning. For more on this story, visit: An aerie: Volunteers build nesting platform for Osprey at Hammonasset – News –

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A Not-So-Common Murre | Talking Nature with Greg Hanisek

Feb 4th, 2011 | By

Tina Green, a member of Greg Hanisek’s Newington Adult Education birding class,  spotted a alcid on the water off the West Beach pavilion at Hammonasset Beach State Park in Madison recently. They assumed it would be a Razorbill, a very nice find, but realized the bird was not a Razorbill but a murre. via Talking

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