A grassroots group of people from Bolton, Massachusetts, whose mission is to build a strong, self-reliant community 
made up of people committed to living sustainably on the planet, in a way that inspires, builds friendships, and
offers a hopeful vision for the future.

Tom Denney Nature Camp – Registration Opens Feb 1

We are an independent, all-volunteer, non-governmental organization. The Bolton Conservation Trust depends on membership support, both monetary and volunteering, to succeed in its mission. Please JOIN US!


Our work complements that of the Bolton Conservation Commission. In comparison, the Commission is a Town board, appointed by the Board of Selectmen and tasked with regulatory functions – including administering the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act (MGL Ch. 131.s 40) and the Bolton Wetland Law 1.18 – and the maintenance of Town-owned conservation land.

Read about how "Grass Roots Grow Deep in Bolton Group" in the Item

Dr. Mark Hostetler, a professor of wildlife ecology and conservation at the University of Florida, notes that turf grass...(can)  take a lot of inputs, like water and herbicides, which can significantly affect a yard’s environmental impact. Of particular concern: fertilizer, which breaks down into nitrous oxide, a greenhouse gas 300times more potent than CO2..  Come learn more...
Next Bolton Repair Cafe Event is
June 20, 2020 from 9-1
Go to Repair Cafe page for more information

See our presentation from June.  Here is the link to presentation which is also at bottom of page.

Organic Lawn Care 101

Watch program on You Tube

Powerpoint presentation can be found below.

Bolton Local

Subpages (1): copy of home
Bolton Local Phone Book,
Apr 16, 2019, 4:37 AM
Lynn D,
Jul 26, 2019, 5:06 AM