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Clinton Land Conservation Trust
Protecting your natural resources

 Learning to Recognize Animal Tracks
  Who's Been in My Backyard ?

February Tracking Program for CLCT
Would you like to learn how to recognize animal tracks in the woods?

For Children in Grades 1 – 5

Learn to read animal tracks and other clues to solve the animal mysteries that happen in your own backyard!
A FREE February Vacation Activity will be held on Saturday, February 23rd at the
Indian River Recreation Complex on Route 81.  It is offered to children in grades 1-5.
The event will be led by Erik Becker, Former Director of Bushy Hill Nature Center
Two Sessions are scheduled:  10:00-11:30 a.m. and 1:00-2:30 - limited to 20 children in each Session.
Please call Clinton Park & Rec. to register for this FREE Program at 860-669-6901.
Pre-registration is required. Get Permission slip Here
Be sure to dress for the outdoors:  boots, mittens, and hat.

Date: Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019

(Rain Date: Sun. Feb. 24, 2019)

This very popular adventure is co-sponsored by The Clinton Land Conservation Trust and The Clinton Park and Recreation Department. 


Our 50thAnniversary click here Meet Our Founders click here

The Clinton Land Conservation Trust, Inc. was founded in 1967 by concerned citizens as a private, non-profit organization chartered by the State of Ct. The purpose and functions of the Trust according to its Certificate of Incorporation are:

1 ) To promote the Preservation of natural resources of the Town of Clinton, including water resources, marshland, swamps, woodlands and open spaces, and unique scenic and historic sites.

2 ) To promote the study of local natural resources and to inform and educate the general public with respect thereto.

3 ) To acquire property by gift, purchase, or otherwise, and to hold and use it to carry out the above-stated purposes.

 GET OUTDOORS BACKPACK(s)   at the Clinton Library
The CLCT sponsored the purchase of a child-sized backpack for the Clinton Library’s Get Outdoors program. The backpack contains 2 nature cargo vests, 2 magnifying glasses, compact, waterproof binoculars, a waterproof military compass, a hand crank solar powered flashlight, 3 folding pocket guides about Connecticut wildlife, trees, and birds, a guide book to Connecticut State Parks, and laminated trail maps to local Clinton Land Conservation hiking trails. Get Outdoors and discover nature!!