It’s Membership May

Join us as a member this month to support local land! NCLT works year-round to protect, preserve and promote land conservation in north central MA. And we cannot do it without your help! Membership benefits include: personal invitations to our annual gatherings and special events, monthly e-newsletters, listing in our Annual Review, and insights on our special projects.

Participate in the Rock & Laurel Trail Race!

This scenic 5K race/walk starts at the Applewild School (Fitchburg Campus), and winds its way through the scenic trails lined with mountain laurel in bloom.  All proceeds support NCLT’s conservation efforts in north central MA.

Shaping the Future of Ebenezer Keyes Conservation Area

May 16, 2022

We want to hear from YOU!   North County Land Trust is working with graduate students from the Conway School of Landscape Design to create a comprehensive plan for the

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Community Foundation Awards NCLT Funds for Outdoor Community Engagement

May 3, 2022

“The Environmental Preservation and Animal Welfare Grant Program focuses on preserving and providing access to the natural beauty of North Central Massachusetts, as well as enhancing the welfare of domestic

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Russell Hill Road Conservation Project- Ashburnham

April 28, 2022

Warrant Article 23 Information Sheet PDF Recording of Info Meeting 4.27.2022 We have been working on a conservation project here in Ashburnham and need your affirmative vote at Town Meeting

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Recreational Use Guidelines

To ensure the safety of our staff and visitors, please follow these guidelines when visiting our properties:

  • On trails, walkers and hikers should move aside and leave room for others to pass, and cyclists and runners should alert other users when approaching and wait for others to step aside before passing.
  • Keeping dogs on a leash.
  • For all NCLT organized group hikes, nature walk programs, and land stewardship activities, prior registration is required.
  • If you are attending an event, please check your confirmation email for specific instructions.
  • Masks are optional outdoors for events and volunteer activities, but masks are still recommended for indoor events for those unvaccinated.

Upcoming Events

Weekly Wednesday Walk

Weekly Wednesday Walk

Crocker Conservation Area, Fitchburg MA 05/25/2022
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Fungus Walk at Peabody Conservation Area

Fungus Walk at Peabody Conservation Area

Peabody Conservation Area Parking, Lunenburg MA 05/25/2022
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Invasive Plant Pull

Invasive Plant Pull

Dwelly Conservation Area, Templeton MA 06/05/2022
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dwelly Native Plant Installation - Day 1

Dwelly Native Plant Installation - Day 1

Dwelly Conservation Area, Templeton MA 06/07/2022
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Weekday Walkabout Veterans Hike

Weekday Walkabout Veterans Hike

Otter River Conservation Area, Baldwinville MA 06/09/2022
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

News & Updates

Shaping the Future of Ebenezer Keyes Conservation Area

We want to hear from YOU!   North County Land Trust is working with graduate students from the Conway School of Landscape Design to create a comprehensive plan for the… Read More

Community Foundation Awards NCLT Funds for Outdoor Community Engagement

“The Environmental Preservation and Animal Welfare Grant Program focuses on preserving and providing access to the natural beauty of North Central Massachusetts, as well as enhancing the welfare of domestic… Read More

Russell Hill Road Conservation Project- Ashburnham

Warrant Article 23 Information Sheet PDF Recording of Info Meeting 4.27.2022 We have been working on a conservation project here in Ashburnham and need your affirmative vote at Town Meeting… Read More