News

DNRT’s and Mass Audubon’s TerraCorps members, staff, and volunteers hard at work.

Climate Action through Salt Marsh Restoration

March 17, 2021

by Rishya N. From the MassAudubon Your Great Outdoors Blog When we look to nature, we can find many ways to adapt to and mitigate climate change. Restoring nature so it can perform these services is, in part, how Mass Audubon acts on climate. Wetland restoration work being done on the South Coast is a prime example. On February 15, Dartmouth Natural…

Afternoon Stroll at Howland Reserve

The Hixville Hike – Howland Reserve

March 9, 2021

BY BRUCE TRABAN On February 13, it was my pleasure to be able to lead a walk talking about the History of Hixville, the Howland Reserve property, and dive into the values within ecosystem services. Our walk started in the center of the Hixville Village Historic District, where in the 1780’s Daniel Hix established the…

Star of the Sea

DNRT Hiring Seasonal Field Technician!

February 26, 2021

Title: Seasonal Field Technician Time Period: May to September 2021. This will be a 12-week-long position with start and end date negotiable. Summary of Position: The Seasonal Field Technician will primarily be working to support DNRT’s management of its 60 Reserves covering over 1,800 acres in Dartmouth, Massachusetts. A significant amount of the field technician’s…

John Wheeler

Announcing a Partnership with John Wheeler – Team ROSO | RE/MAX Vantage

February 12, 2021

We are so excited to partner with local realtor and DNRT supporter John Wheeler! John will be making a donation to DNRT with each sale he makes. Each new homeowner will be gifted a DNRT membership with the purchase of their home. What a way to be welcomed into the neighborhood! Not only is John…

Kicking off DNRT’s 50th year!

January 11, 2021

We are thrilled to be able to celebrate our 50th anniversary in 2021 and kicked off the year with a Happy Birthday Walk on January 9. The walk took place at the Slocum’s River Reserve, and the adjoining Grosswendt Reserve, DNRT’s first acquired property. The Grosswendt Reserve was donated to DNRT in 1971 by Carl…

Duck Season

Migratory Game Bird Hunting Season Info

January 8, 2021

Hunting along the coast and rivers will happen until February 8th. During the month of January and February coastal waterfowl hunting will be occurring. You might see some folks hunting on property that abuts DNRT’s. (At Slocum’s River Reserve, for instance, the big field that goes down to the river has a trail easement on…

Trail Race

DNRT Trail Race Winners Announced!

December 7, 2020

The winners who will take home the coveted Triple Beanie: (M) Keith Nadeau (F) Erin Carr Congratulations!!!! Triple Beanie Runner-ups 2nd Place (M) Steve Brightman (F) Megan Skoczylas ​​​​​​​3rd Place ​​​​​​​(M) Steven Bernardo (F) Kate McGowan Single Course Winners Destruction Brook Woods (M) Stuart MacGregor (F) Nora Blodgett Frank Knowles/Little River Reserve (M) Doug Roscoe (F) Jennifer…

Important News for Paskamansett Woods Trail Users!

November 13, 2020

Attention Paskamansett Woods and Gidley Woods Hikers! Active logging will begin in Gidley Woods on Monday, November 16.    The north section of the GREEN TRAIL will be closed Mondays-Fridays. Dogs MUST be leashed once you get to the bridge (east side). For your safety PLEASE stay out of roped off areas and use caution…

2020 Greeting Card Contest Winners

September 10, 2020

We are pleased to announce this year’s greeting card contest winners! We had dozens of submissions and, as usual, it was difficult to choose! Buy your cards here!