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!

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FarmLink Aquidneck

This new 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 our new Farmland Conservation Plan.

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Race for Open Space

Register now for the best 5K race on the Island! The route is on the conserved Sakonnet Greenway Trail and is fun for all ages. Walk or run…and enjoy prizes, gifts, refreshments, and camaraderie on a beautiful autumn morning.

Volunteers Needed!

Volunteer with us at the Newport Marathon on Sunday, October 7. ALT receives a generous donation by providing volunteers for this event. It’s fun, easy, and helps us conserve land!

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Wed 26

ALT Trolley Tour

September 26 @ 4:45 pm - 7:00 pm
Sat 29

Native Shrub Planting Party

September 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Scavenger Hunt

Enjoy all that Aquidneck Island has to offer by participating in this year’s Aquidneck Island Nature Collaborative Scavenger Hunt. Complete the mission and you could win a prize! Passports can be picked up for free from participating locations or printed at home. #AquidneckOutdoors

Full Moon Walk

The Greenway Trail normally closes at dusk so this is a special opportunity to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature under a rising “Hunter’s Moon.” Sign up here!

Planting Party

Help us plant 140 bird-friendly shrubs to benefit the birds and pollinators on our island!  We will work on a conserved property in Middletown on Sunday, September 29 from 9:00 a.m. – noon. Register here…pizza provided!

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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