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Regulations

Nickerson Walking Woods Preserve

Property Profile

Location Richardson Avenue
Size 48 acres
Acquisition Date June 29, 2001
Donor Martha L. Nickerson
Map PDF
Public Access Trails begin at parking lot on Richardson Avenue. Inner Loop Trail (1/2 mile) markers are red. Outer Loop Trail (1 mile) markers are blue.

Species Inventories

2007 by Jean Shea

2011 by Robert Buchsbaum

 

The trails run through this meadow, which became overgrown after this photo was taken in January 2007. We are currently working to restore the meadow.

Key Events and Projects

Dedication on April 27, 2003

Dedication Press Release

Construction of Trail System

Construction of Boardwalks

Sensata Day of Caring

Grand Opening of Trail System on September 15, 2013

 


View Nickerson Walking Woods Preserve in a larger map 

 

Spring 2011 in the Nickerson Walking Woods Preserve

In spring 2011 a species inventory was done on the property with the help of Mass Audubon.  These photos were taken while doing that inventory.

Pink azalea, rhododendron nudiflorum

 

Wood frog, rana sylvatica

 

Indian cucumber root, medeola virginiana         

photos: Charlie Adler

 


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