Conservation Projects

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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Fitchburg’s Gateway Park

NCLT and the Fitchburg Greenway Committee realized a vision when they finally secured an abandoned mill site on the Nashua River. This vision was shared by City leaders and the …

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Protecting Fitchburg’s Northern Water Supply Watershed

With funding from the Southern Monadnock Plateau Forest Legacy Program, NCLT helped the City of Fitchburg acquire 121 acres of open land in Fitchburg’s northern water supply watershed. Located in …

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Fitchburg Reservoir Project: Protecting Fitchburg’s Public Water Supply

In 2009, NCLT facilitated the City of Fitchburg’s first purchase of conservation restrictions on private land in its northern water supply watershed, conserving 161 acres of sensitive watershed land in …

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