NCLT Focus Area Map

Our Mission

To conserve the farms, forests, and landscapes that define the character of our region.

North County Land Trust is a 501c(3) non-profit, regional land conservation organization founded in 1992 to protect, preserve and promote the natural resources of north central Massachusetts.

PROTECT: Identify natural resources, working lands and landscapes whose conservation is of the highest priority.

PRESERVE: Conserve land in perpetuity for future generations.

PROMOTE: Engage communities to understand and appreciate their natural environment and the importance of conservation.

Recent News

New Year, New Opportunity

NCLT is excited to begin the search for a new part-time Executive Director. We have an energetic, dedicated team in place and we look forward to adding new skills and expertise to the team. If you are interested or if you know of someone who might be, please spread the word. The job posting is here.

The Promise of 2017

We love being outdoors with you! Thank you for your enthusiasm for the natural world. We have exciting conservation and stewardship plans in many communities for 2017 that will give you even more reason to feel good about the work we do.

We also want to share some exciting news!

A generous donor has come forward who will match every donation we receive between now and January 10, 2017. This means your tax-deductible contribution of any amount will be doubled! If you value what we do, there has never been a better time to give. Please stretch to help us now. Your support is the cornerstone of our conservation work.

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FY 2016 Year In Review

Thank you to those who attended our annual gathering in October. We enjoy getting to know you better and hearing your ideas about our work. NCLT is honored to be caring for land that has supported families and communities for generations and we are more committed than ever to creating opportunities to get interested people on to our trails. Take a look at last year’s accomplishments. We have much more to come in 2017!