Cold Spring Park
In the spring of 2009, a Eurasian teal made a rare visit to Cold Spring park. Read about the visit in our Summer 2009 newsletter.
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The Red Maple Swamp that makes up much of Cold Spring Park is threatened by an expanding understory of invasive exotic glossy buckthorn, which shades the understory so much that the red maples and oaks in this forested area cannot successfully reseed themselves.
“Recreational Opportunities in Cold Spring Park” explores one of Newton’s most attractive open areas, with its combination of playing fields, exercise trail, walking paths, wetlands, woodsy spots, and scenic views. Cold Spring Park is also home,