"The marsh, to him who enters it in a receptive mood, holds, besides mosquitoes and stagnation, melody, the mystery of unknown waters, and the sweetness of Nature undisturbed by man."

~ Charles William Beebe (1877-1962),
Log of the Sun, 1906 

The volunteer Advisory Committee consists of experts in a number of areas critical to workings of the Land Trust.

Consultations are available on an ad-hoc basis concerning environmental and open space issues, financial matters, fund-raising strategies, historic preservation concerns, and responsibilities relating to real estate, legal procedures, and community relations.


Current members of the Advisory Committee are:

  • Leonard Chace, III
  • Louise Durfee
  • Garry Plunkett
  • Martin VanHof
  • Mary Wehle
  • Roz Weir