Loon Echo Land Trust offers a monthly event on one of our preserves. All outdoor hikes and walks are subject to weather conditions and/or date changes. Please check this website for updates. Always wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the weather conditions and varied terrain. Bring water and snacks with you on the trail. Call (207) 647-4352 for more information.
Invasive Plant Walk at Pondicherry Park
July 14, 2017 –
This informative walk in Pondicherry Park will demonstrate the impact of invasive plants on native species and ways to consider managing them. Nancy Olmstead, Invasive Plant Biologist for the Maine Natural Areas Program, will be on hand to share her expertise on this topic. Pondicherry Park was permanently conserved for future generations with a conservation easement held by Loon Echo. The park is owned by the Town of Bridgton and his home to a variety of invasive plants. This walk is geared to land managers, landscapers, municipalities and homeowners. Participants should bring appropriate gear for trail walking, water and snacks. Meet at the main kiosk on Depot Street at the Dunning Memorial Bridge at 8:45 AM Approximately 2 hours. Easy to Moderate