Posts Tagged ‘ Redding ’

Aerial deer survey results

Mar 6th, 2014 | By

As a part of the ongoing CDC-funded Integrated Tick Management study in Redding, the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station conducted helicopter aerial deer surveys of four square miles in February 2013 and six square miles in January 2014. Click on this Environmental Headline for more on this story from the Redding Pilot online.

DEEP approves plan to cull deer to try to reduce ticks in Redding

Jan 10th, 2014 | By

State wildlife officials are defending a plan underway to reduce the number of deer in the area. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says their goal is to reduce the number of ticks. They approved a plan put forth by the State Agricultural Experimental Station. They say they are conducting a study that looks

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Connecticut Land Conservation Council presents Mary Anne Guitar with award

Apr 1st, 2013 | By

Mary Anne Guitar, Redding Land Trust president, will be headed to Wesleyan University this Saturday to receive the Connecticut Land Conservation Council’s Excellence in Conservation Award. For more on this story, visit: Connecticut Land Conservation Council presents Mary Anne Guitar with award | The Redding PilotThe Redding Pilot.

Job Announcement: Highstead Operations Manager, Redding, Connecticut

Mar 15th, 2012 | By

Highstead is seeking an experienced and motivated individual to manage its 140-acre landscape, facilities, and local operations in a manner that is consistent with the organization’s history and objectives. Highstead is a non-profit organization based in Redding Connecticut dedicated to conserving the New England landscape and to advancing the Wildlands and Woodlands Vision ( by

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Boucher: Protect Open Space in Redding

Feb 24th, 2012 | By

State Senator Toni Boucher (R-26th) says the upcoming merger between Northeast Utilities (NU) and NSTAR raises the question of whether NU’s stewardship of nearly 9,500 acres of conservation land will be changed. In a letter released today, Sen. Toni Boucher is urging the state’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) to renew a vital agreement contained

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Norwalk River Valley Trail officials take plans on the road

Feb 22nd, 2012 | By

Officials from the Norwalk River Valley Trail (NRVT) played to a packed house last week at the Gilbert and Bennett School, presenting and soliciting feedback for their planned 27-mile trail from Danbury to Calf Pasture Beach. … Current plans for the five town trail start at the Danbury train station and run south along Main

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