Updates

Monday, April 20, 2015 - 10:33am
Every year, we get a lot of emails oohing and ahhing over the beautiful yellow flowers that have blanketed the Parks.  These are lesser celandine (Ficaria verna, also known as Fig Buttercup) and...
Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 12:46pm
Equity One has unveiled their vision for the Westbard properties - including the Westbard Center where the Giant is located, the Westbard II Building and Manor Nursing Home at River and Ridgefield,...
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 10:24pm
Did you know that the fecal bacteria count in the Little Falls Branch is dangerously high? Did you know that dog wastes contributes significantly to the count? Did you know that by scooping the...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 10:58am
PlanWestbard Charrette with the Entire Community  Thursday, November 133:00 to 4:00Little Falls Watershed Alliance Meeting.  This meeting is open to everyone.  Please come share your...
Friday, August 29, 2014 - 1:26pm
Report from a FrogWatch Volunteer at the Vinton Park Pond By Jeanette Kreiser At the Vinton Park Pond, right by the Somerset Town Pool, a lone bullfrog (apparently) calls for a mate while American...
Friday, June 20, 2014 - 8:03am
Thank you to all our supporter in yesterday's DoMore24.org fundraising frenzy.  We won prizes for the most donors and for the most donations in the Environment and Community Category. ...
Thursday, May 29, 2014 - 1:07pm
Last week, I led a weed removal work day for folks from the Marriott Corporation.  We worked off of Little Falls Parkway and got a lot done.  (See our Facebook page for pictures).  I...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 4:45pm
The vines are gone, the bush honeysuckle has been cut back and native wildflowers are coming to Norwood Park. Little Falls Watershed Alliance is partnering with Montgomery Parks to restore a meadow...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 12 was our annual watershed clean-up and it was a beautiful day for getting in the creek and getting the trash out! The officials numbers are:37 bags of trash8 bags of recyclingone shopping...
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 10:03am
I had been revisiting Doug Tallamy's excellent book Bringing Nature Home when I came across this list of natives to plant to attract butterflies and moths on his  website.  Doug...
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