New England Cottontail Habitat Creation Project on Peck/Callahan Preserve, Stonington

If you live in SE CT, you may remember reading articles about local projects to restore habitat for the New England Cottontail (NEC) . From Voluntown and Pachaug Forest, to a North Stonington Sportsmen’s club, this little rabbit is having an impact….and now on Avalonia in Stonington as well.

Read about the New England Cottontail Project and Additional Conservation Projects


Conservancy Builds Habitat for Threatened Rabbits (with audio)

New England Cottontail Stays off Endangered Species List

Planning for the Future: Connecticut’s Wildlife Action Plan

Connecticut’s Efforts to Protect a True New England Native is No Illusion!

New England Cottontail Project Update

Creating a Young Forest

Continuing the Mission

A Big Project for a Little Bunny

Clearing Trees – and Hurdles – to Help Cottontails