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Your Valley: Summer 2019

WHAT’S INSIDE: Why the River Needs the Land; Helping Young Women Find Their Voice Outdoors; Fighting the Good Fight Against Invasives

Your Valley: Winter 2018-2019

WHAT’S INSIDE: Crossing the Finish Line: Kestrel’s Final Hadley 5K for Farmland; All Ages Find Magic in the Woods; Holyoke Teens Come Together for Trails

Your Valley: Spring 2018

WHAT’S INSIDE: Connecting UMass Students to the Land; The Value of a View: Energy to Conserve Eversource Land; One Couple’s Woodland Becomes a Forest for All, Forever

Valley Views: Spring 2017

WHAT’S INSIDE: Pelham Forest: Education Protects Our Planet’s Future; Saving Foxcroft Farm; Kestrel Divests from Fossil Fuels

Valley Views: Fall 2016

WHAT’S INSIDE: Friends Groups Support local conservation lands; Painting the View from Mt. Holyoke; Flourishing Kestrel Chicks

Valley Views: Winter 2015-2016

WHAT’S INSIDE: Dorie Goldman Memorial Trail Opens Paths and Hearts; Lessons from the Land Reach Asia’s Next Generation; The Most Important Conservation Tool You’ve Never Heard Of

Valley Views: Winter 2014-2015

WHAT’S INSIDE: Conservation Restriction Saves Barstow’s Farm for Future Generations; Conte Refuge Fort River Trail Welcomes Explorers; How the Oxen Helped the Toad

Valley Views: Winter 2013-2014

WHAT’S INSIDE: Kestrel Land Trust Awarded National Accreditation; Anonymous Gift Sparks Mt. Holyoke Range Protection Project; Kestrel Board Trustee Named TNC Conservationist of the Year

Valley Views: Spring 2013

WHAT’S INSIDE: A New Era of Stewardship in Northampton; Conserving 88 Acres at Belchertown’s Meads Corner; Board Trustees Offer Expertise and Dedication

Your Valley: Spring 2019

WHAT’S INSIDE: Towns Rally to Save Local Farms; How Farmland Can Benefit the Birds; Holyoke Partnerships for Youth on the Horizon

Your Valley: Summer 2018

WHAT’S INSIDE: Old Growth Forests Have Their Champions; New “Mader Town Forest” Honors History Professor; Holyoke Teens Reflect on What They Learned from the Forest

Valley Views: Fall 2017

WHAT’S INSIDE: Protecting Best-Tasting Drinking Water; Community Transforms Greenberg Trails; Conserving a Forest, a Farm, and a Millpond

Valley Views: Winter 2016

WHAT’S INSIDE: One Family’s Generosity Benefits Generations to Come; Expanding Horizons for Young People; Election Impacts on Land Conservation

Valley Views: Spring 2016

WHAT’S INSIDE: Special Places Need Your Vote; Saving North Hadley’s Historic Mill Pond; Ann Kearn’s Legacy

Valley Views: Summer 2015

WHAT’S INSIDE: Hampshire College Conserves Land on Mt. Holyoke Range; Building Bridges at Scarborough Brook; Invasive Plants: Can’t Beat ‘Em? Eat ‘Em!

Valley Views: Spring 2014

WHAT’S INSIDE: Mt. Holyoke Range Protection Project; Spring Town Meeting Vote Key to Conservation Success; Lake Warner’s Historic Dam Repair

Valley Views: Fall 2013

WHAT’S INSIDE: Smith’s MacLeish Field Station Permanently Protected: Amethyst Brook Protected Through Local Generosity; Kestrel Nest Boxes Yield New Generation of Falcons

Valley Views: Winter 2012-2013

WHAT’S INSIDE: Elusive Saw-Whet Owls Documented in Belchertown; Enhanced Tax Incentive an Essential Land Conservation Tool; Grants Boost Conservation Acreage in Three Towns

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