Conservation Projects

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.  …

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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 …

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Reconnecting People and Place: The Conway School Comprehensive Plan for Ebenezer Keyes is Released

In early April, we met our Conway School student team. North County Land Trust (NCLT) chose to work with a team of two graduate students, Claire & Kyle, from The …

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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 …

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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 …

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NCLT Acquires New Conservation Area in West Gardner

NORTH COUNTY LAND TRUST ACQUIRES NEW CONSERVATION AREA IN WEST GARDNER NCLT announced the acquisition of a new conservation area in Gardner that will be open to the public. The …

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NCLT Partners with Sterling Land Trust on the Gaw Property for Wekepeke Brook Protection in Sterling

Thanks to the generous donation of Vern and Vikki Gaw of Sterling, North County Land Trust recently acquired a Conservation Restriction on 8 acres of land that will now be …

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Fitchburg Reservoir

Fitchburg’s Northern Watershed – Kirby Property

In June 2014, NCLT completed the conservation of 163 acres of land in Ashburnham and Ashby, within the City of Fitchburg’s northern water supply watershed. The City of Fitchburg now …

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Quabbin Reservoir to Wachusett Reservoir

Quabbin Reservoir to Wachusett Mountain Forest legacy Project

Since 2013, North County Land Trust and our conservation partners have been working to conserve nearly 4,200 acres in the region that lies between the Quabbin Reservoir in the west …

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Cummings Otter River

Conserving the Riverfront in Gardner, while Protecting Templeton’s Water Supply

North County Land Trust worked with the City of Gardner to protect 122.5 acres of pristine riverfront property on the Otter River, bordering Gardner and Templeton. While conserving the intact …

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