Posts Tagged ‘ Crescent Lake ’

Tree harvest at Crescent Lake

December 27, 2014
By

By LINDSAY CAREY STAFF WRITER Thirty five acres of trees in the 200 acre Crescent Lake property in Southington will be harvested as a part of the management plan for the property. The town has hired forester Eric Hansen to oversee the tree harvesting project. Assistant Town Planner David Lavallee said about one-third of the…

Read more »

Scouts work to clean Crescent Lake

May 10, 2014
By
Working together with their families, scouts from Cub Scout Pack 72 and Boy Scout Troops 45 and 17 recently pulled 11 bags of garbage out of Crescent Lake.

By Ed Harris Editor A few local Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts recently gathered together to make Southington a little bit cleaner. Scouts from Cub Scout Pack 72 and Boy Scout Troops 45 and 17 recently worked together to clean up Crescent Lake. The scouts cleaned up trash from along the lake perimeter, on the…

Read more »

Town to hold milling demonstration for public

November 7, 2013
By
File photo
UConn Professor Thomas Worthley shows students how to use a machine to mill a felled tree at a recent timber demonstration at Crescent Lake.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer During the past year, the Southington Open Space Committee has collaborated with students and faculty from the University of Connecticut to start a forestry management plan and assessment at Crescent Lake, with the goal of maintaining the health and productivity of the forest. This project caught the attention of Chris…

Read more »

Three charged with being intoxicated in a public park

August 14, 2013
By

A complaint at Crescent Lake led to two men and a minor being charged with being intoxicated in a public park. On Sunday, August 11, police received a complaint that people were consuming alcohol and throwing bottles in the town park. After arriving at the lake, police found Ryan Haddock, 23, of Southington, Ryan Flannigan,…

Read more »