Orenda Spring 2021 Newsletter

Orenda Spring 2021 Newsletter

Wild Imaginings: Our Changing Landscape – Crisis or Opportunity? By Jeff Thibodeau, Executive Director “The only thing that is constant is change.” Heraclitus Change is the only certainty in life. Changes can often be uplifting and liberating, like a cocoon blossoming into a butterfly. Other times…. Read More (pdf) Read the entire Spring 2021 newsletter here (pdf)…

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Orenda Holiday 2020 Newsletter

Orenda Holiday 2020 Newsletter

At Orenda we believe in doing good things for our environment and our community. We know that with every acre of land we protect, we are saving wildlife and protecting the waters, air, and woods that we all depend upon and turn to for solace in these challenging times. Open space is the gift that…

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Orenda Spring 2020 Newsletter

2020 Spring Newsletter

Please check out our Spring newsletter! Lots of new things happening! We welcome your interest and involvement. Orenda is pleased to announce Jeff Thibodeau as our new Executive Director. Mr. Thibodeau started with Orenda in January. He succeeds Theresa Mitchell Barbo, who left the position in 2019 to pursue her writing career. Longtime Administrator Liz…

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Orenda’s Fall 2020 Newsletter

Orenda’s Fall 2020 Newsletter

Dear Orenda friends, This newsletter celebrates Cooperative Conservation Partnerships, highlighting several of our recent land and wildlife protection projects. It also includes narratives from Directors and conservation advisors, a welcome to some new Board members, our President’s Perspective, the voice of youth, and a few words from our executive director. Last but not least it…

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2019 Fall Newsletter

2019 Fall Newsletter

Bill Huss, A Face of Orenda’s Support and Conservation Vision For William “Bill” Huss, it’s the conservation of open space that will preserve our environment. A few years ago, Huss, who has homes in Wayland and Wellfleet, had asked Orenda to hold the Conservation Restriction (C.R.) for 43 acres he owns in the Town of…

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2019 Summer Newsletter

2019 Summer Newsletter

Orenda Springs into Summer at Community Events Orenda shares its mission to “preserve and protect open space for wildlife habitat, fresh air and water quality” by attending community events. We love this sort of engagement! Read more in the newsletter (pdf) Remembering a Hero Through Nature’s Healing Strength On Friday, May 3rd, Orenda Wildlife Land…

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2019 Spring Newsletter

2019 Spring Newsletter

A Growing Landscape of Protected Acreage Every time Orenda adds open space to our portfolio it’s a win for our mission to preserve and protect open space for wildlife. In the last six months, over 30 acres was added to our conservation family. Read more in the newsletter Turtle watchers needed! We need volunteers in…

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2018 Fall Newsletter

2018 Fall Newsletter

Every Precious Parcel Meadow Lane property with marshes and upland Land on Meadow Lane in West Barnstable In late summer, Orenda Wildlife Land Trust swapped land with the Barnstable Land Trust (BLT). We gave BLT ten acres next to their headquarters in West Barnstable. In return, BLT gifted Orenda the parcel next to Smiths Dock…

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