Hart Peninsula, Farm Creek Preserve - Rowayton
Photo by Rick Pank

Mission: The Norwalk Land Trust seeks to balance nature and development by acquiring land and preserving it in its natural state for the benefit of Norwalk residents and future generations.

News and Events


 Our Fall Newsletter has just been published.

NLT 2014 Fall-V2


SAVE THE DATE:  Annual Meeting for the Norwalk Land Trust will be Monday evening, 6:00 pm, January 26th, 2015, at Norwalk City Hall.


Milkweed Update:   Milkweed seeds and instructions are in the mail!!!  Contact us if you would like an envelope of seeds.   There was a frost over the weekend of November 8th in the Norwalk area, therefore, NOW is a good time to plant your milkweed seeds.


The Land Trust lost a great volunteer recently.  Phil Roberts was always in the center of things, here in a cleanup at Farm Creek.



We are always on the lookout for Norwalk property to preserve as open space.  As you see by our map, there is always room for more!


Holiday Ideas:  A very thoughtful hostess gift is the 2015 Norwalk Land Trust Calendar.  details coming.

The Merritt Parkway: The Road That Shaped a Region is a new book by locals Jill Smyth and Laurie Heiss, published on the road's 80th birthday. Norwalk Land Trust's properties include two adjacent to the Merritt at Chestnut Hill Road. And the Parkway is one of the largest open-space parcels in the state -- well worth considering, and preserving. About $20 at Barnes & Noble and other bookstores.



Every Friday morning at Schoendorf Preserve  9:30 am.  We are attacking invasives and pruning trails. Come and learn. 34 Sammis Street.

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Calling all birders…..
Sir Heron and Miss BitternWe have collected this bird list from 3 friends of Farm Creek Preserve. What have you spotted that is missing from the list? Please let us know. Thanks for your help.Click here for more