"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 

On July 24th seven members of the Youth Conservation League (YCL) joined land stewards Garry Plunkett, Jean Paul Forcier, Wayne Browning, and Chris Clarendon to remove invasive plants along the trails of Highland Woods.  highland woods invasives1
Throughout the summer the team moves to sites throughout the state to help local conservationists improve the health of preserved properties.highlandwoodsYCL