New Partnership Begins to Protect the Southern Reaches of Lake Monomonac

North County Land Trust (NCLT) and Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust have joined forces with local residents to protect 200+ acres of forest at the southern reaches of Lake Monomonac.  Running from the hills of New Hampshire’s Wapack Range, the Millers River flows south to Winchendon, MA, where dams dating back to the colonial era … Read more

The Rome Keyholes Get Locked Up

Rome Conservation Area increased in size recently when 14 additional acres were donated to North County Land Trust.  The acreage was two proposed cul-de-sacs that would have added an additional 30 houses to the Brookside Drive development and further impacted nearby wetlands, wildlife and trails.  NCLT will now be able to create a parking area and … Read more

Forty Nine Acres of land to be conserved in Ashburnham to protect Lovell Reservoir in Fitchburg

NCLT is facilitating the conservation 49 acres of watershed protection land in Ashburnham for the City of Fitchburg. Jane Kerlinger and Scott Sibary will place a Conservation Restriction (CR)on their land on Russell Hill Road which is in a source water area for the Lovell Reservoir in Fitchburg. NCLT worked with John Deline, Fitchburg Deputy … Read more

Growing Places and North County Land Trust Grow a Neighborhood Vision

Growing Places and North County Land Trust Partner with Busy Bees Preschool and Neighborhood to Build Multigenerational Learning Gardens Growing Places (GP), partnering with North County Land Trust (NCLT), was recently awarded a $30,000 grant from the Amelia Peabody Foundation to work with neighborhood stakeholders, including Busy Bees Preschool in Fitchburg, to build a multigenerational … Read more