Earth Day 2016

The 300 Committee Land Trust & Woods Hole Research Center
invite you to attend our joint celebration of


Friday, April 22 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Peterson Farm – McCallum Drive, Falmouth

RSVP to: Space is limited. Reservations are suggested.

ALL AGES are welcome to join in celebrating Earth Day 2016. Guides from WHRC and T3C will lead small groups on an interpretive walk at Peterson Farm to identify and learn about important local tree species found on the property. Falmouth naturalist Molly Cornell will lead a short discussion about the critical roles that trees play in our environment.

  • Park in main parking lot off McCallum Drive
  • Explore beautiful Peterson Farm in spring and see the sheep, lambs, and llama
  • Passport guides to special conservation lands in Falmouth will be available
  • Themed refreshments and activities
  • In the event of rain, the walk will be canceled and The Lorax by Dr. Seuss will be shown in Harbourton Auditorium at the Woods Hole Research Center, 149 Woods Hole Road, Falmouth.

WHRC & T3C will donate a tree to Earth Day Network’s Canopy Project for each participant!

300CommitteeThe 300 Committee is a private, non-profit land trust dedicated to protecting and preserving open space for the citizens of Falmouth, Massachusetts. Founded in 1985 by a group of volunteers to commemorate the Town of Falmouth’s 300th anniversary, The 300 Committee has helped permanently protect more than 2,300 acres throughout our community for conservation, recreation and water protection. Learn more at

WHRClogo_fortheearthWoods Hole Research Center is an independent research institution where scientists investigate the causes and effects of climate change to identify and implement opportunities for conservation, restoration, and economic development around the world. In 2015, the Center was named the world’s #1 climate change think tank for the second year in a row. Learn more at