[act-ma] Fwd: Silver Maple Forest on Chopping Block

Friends of Alewife Reservation info at friendsofalewifereservation.org
Thu Oct 9 16:48:29 PDT 2014

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From: Ellen Mass <emass73 at gmail.com>
Date: Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 10:24 PM
Subject: Silver Maple Forest on Chopping Block
To: act-ma at act-ma.org

Developers on Acorn Park Drive in Belmont have begun to remove
Belmont, Cambridge and Arlington's only urban wild floodplain forest after
15 years of
showing its value, wildlife and biodiversity. The developer's have been
slowly getting
their many permits from state agencies and weakened municipal governments.

Two sessions of National Lawyer's Guild training are being held.
Monday, 45 Mt Auburn St., Harvard Sq. Cambridge.
 Patrick Donworth : 518 307 3748

Honk Festival: Join Silver Maple Honk parade contingent with stilt dancers
and mourners.
Devon Grodkiewicz: 908 399-1031

Save the forest Rally Friday morning from 7-9am Acorn Park Drive, Belmont
off of Route 2 and Lake Street.
Another rally Oct. 13 from noon to 1pm at same location.

Silver Maple Forest bike ride from Alewife T stop at 11am around forest and
back- October 18, Saturday
Little River and History Nature Walk- October 19, Sunday 2-4

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