Ashforth & Fisher Wetlands and Ridges

3.07 acres


Geology:

'The unusually rugged properties are part of a great granite bowl filled with boulders and wetlands.


History:

Henry Adams Ashforth and Everett Fisher gave four back-to-back properties to the Land Trust Committee of the Greenwich Audubon Society.

1974  --  two properties acquired.

1977  --  another property acquired.

1995  --  still another property acquired. 

The properties were later transferred to the Greenwich Land Trust.


Wildlife:

It provides a diverse habitat for waterfowl and terrestrial animals.


Sources:

https://www.gltrust.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=16&Itemid=45&prop=ash