Trailside Park at Little Creek

Phase Two for Little Creek Preserve will create a lovely trailside park! Your donation will help us extend the Greenway Trail, install a boardwalk to the seasonal pond, create a picnic area for hikers and more! Thank you!

THANK YOU!
Trailside Park
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FarmLink Aquidneck

This site features information on ALT’s farm conservation work and provides resources for local farmers. Land-Link matches up those seeking farmland with those who have it to lease. Check out ALT-conserved farmland and see what farmland is available to lease.

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Weather conditions led to the cancellation of the Race for Open Space on November 3. We are unable to reschedule the race. Please visit our Race page for more information and for details on how to pick up your registration gifts.

Art & Writing Contest

Local schools are invited to enter artwork and written work from their students in the 2018 Sixteen on Center Art & Writing Contest. The subject is “Your Favorite Aquidneck Island Vista.” Cash prizes for winners and their schools!

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Sat 10

Herb Walk at Spruce Acres

November 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Herb Walk
Herb Walk

NEW DATE AND TIME! Join us for an Herb Walk with Jessyloo Rodrigues at Spruce Acres Farm on Saturday, November 10 at 11:00 a.m.

Sign up here and please note special parking instructions. Space is limited.

ALT Annual Meeting

Save the date! The 2019 ALT Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 7 at the Atlantic Resort. Registration details available soon.

Greenway Trail

Looking for a local hike that’s easy to access? Enjoy New England fall color on the Sakonnet Greenway Trail, which has plentiful parking at several locations. At 10+ miles, it’s the longest trail on the Island!

ALT HIGHLIGHTS

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Newport Daily News | August 25, 2018
The new Gewirz Trail at Spruce Acres is scheduled to open soon.

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Newport Daily News | January 8, 2018
Efforts to clean up storm-water got a boost recently, thanks to a donation to the Aquidneck Land Trust.

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Newport Daily News | March 2, 2018
Land Trust raises $368,000 to purchase 15-acre property

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The Newport Daily News | September 11, 2017
Participants in the Bird Banding Walk get a close-up look at a hatch year common yellow throat in Middletown.

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The Newport Daily News | June 29, 2017
Jim and Michelle Garman harvest kale for their CSA customers at their Middletown farm.

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Middletown Patch | August 27, 2017
Three local organizations have won funding ranging from giving away rain barrels to installing art in Miantonomi Park.

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