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DNRT Seasonal Employees

DNRT Hiring Seasonal Field Technician

March 15, 2023

Title: Seasonal Field Technician Supervisor: Leah McFarland, Land Steward Organization: Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust, Inc. Time Period: May to August 2023. This will be a 12-week-long position with start and…

Bald Eagle

Bald Eagles on the Rise

February 17, 2023

BY LINDA VANDERVEER It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s a…bald eagle? Here at DNRT we have been getting increasing reports of bald eagle sightings around town. Some folks are…

Planned Giving

DNRT Launches Planned Giving Campaign

February 17, 2023

Not surprisingly, many of us feel uncomfortable when talking with others about end-of-life planning. Despite sometimes uneasy feelings, considering how we want our legacy to continue on is a wonderful…

Monarch on Milkweed

All About Milkweed

August 9, 2022

August 8, 2022 BY LEAH MCFARLAND There are 72 species of milkweed (Asclepias spp.) native to North America. Here, in New England, we have only 7 species native to our…

Nick Wildman

Nicholas Wildman named to lead Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust

June 21, 2022

JUNE 21, 2022 – The Board of Directors of the Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust (DNRT) today announced the appointment of Nicholas Wildman as Executive Director, effective July 18. Wildman, a…

DNRT Protects Key Parcel at Smith Farm

May 9, 2022

May 20, 2022 – DNRT has preserved a key parcel at the entrance to its Smith Farm Reserve on Smith Neck Road, thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor.…

Dog with Bandana

Please be a Responsible Dog Owner!

February 25, 2022

BY LEAH MCFARLAND There has been an increase in irresponsible dog walking on DNRT trails over the last few months, so I thought I would take the time to remind…

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Nor’easters and Tree Growth

November 2, 2021

BY SOPHIA KARR I am sure given the current condition of the roads and the power lines we are all aware of how the recent Nor’easter affected our personal lives.…

Hand Digging A Runnel

Salt Marsh Migration Work

September 8, 2021

BY LINDA VANDERVEER Being a child of the 1980s, Blondie’s The Tide is High is on a relatively frequent playlist at my house.  But these days the tune is in…