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Over thirty volunteers from BCG Global Management Consulting helped with invasive species control at Blair Pond in Belmont. Volunteers removed hundreds of pounds of oriental bittersweet vines, poplar saplings and Japanese knotweed. It was a great team effort! Many thanks to the employees of BC Global Management Consulting for their help and to The United Way for finding such a capable and enthusiastic crew!
is a unique natural resource for the communities of Belmont, Arlington and Cambridge
and home to hundreds of species, including hawks, coyotes beavers, snapping turtles, wild turkeys and muskrats,
the reservation is a unique natural resource for the community.
Historical information (Powerpoint)
Interactive map with directions
Friends of Alewife Reservation works to protect and restore this wild area and the surrounding area for the water quality, native plants, animals and over 90 bird species with paths for walking, running and biking, recreation, and for classroom education and research. We regularly steward and preserve the Reservation area for wildlife and for the enjoyment of present and future generations.