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State of Massachusetts and All Easements

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Relative number of easements per county

(Derived using an Equal Interval classification scheme)

Number of easements

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  • 20 – 340
  • 341 – 661
  • 662 – 982
  • 983 – 1303
  • 1304 – 1625
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Note: The data refers to the primary county of each easement based on the area of its sites.

Easements by Easement Holder Type


Total Easements: 9371

Easement Holder Count Acres
Federal 294 8,384
Jointly Held 1,294 42,629
Local Government 2,399 32,823
Non-Governmental Organization 2,904 79,057
Private 32 150
Regional Agency 7 72
State 2,382 114,963
Unknown Easement Holder 59 4,006

Easements by Landowner Type


Total Easements: 9371

Landowner Type Count Acres
Federal 5 32
Local Government 1,087 36,268
Non-Governmental Organization 491 13,921
Private 7,247 198,984
State 170 10,740
Unknown Landowner 371 22,139

Easements by Purpose


Total Easements: 9371

Purpose Count Acres
Environmental System 6,302 160,337
Historic Preservation 13 43
Open Space - Farm 1,981 72,770
Open Space - Forest 41 5,618
Open Space - Other 12 866
Recreation or Education 771 30,617
Unknown 251 11,834

Easements by Public Access


Total Easements: 9371

Public Access Count Acres
Closed 4,655 124,417
Open Access 2,140 92,114
Restricted Access 1,449 34,802
Unknown 1,127 30,751

Easements by Acquisition Date

This graph may not represent the total acreages for all conservation easements in the region due to missing data.


Total Easements: 6004
Show Table of Data
Acquisition Year Count Acres
2015 55 1,530
2014 213 5,476
2013 261 7,812
2012 260 7,855
2011 262 9,849
2010 383 11,359
2009 394 16,779
2008 194 9,236
2007 148 6,016
2006 157 4,617
2005 226 5,908
2004 254 8,894
2003 235 8,516
2002 265 16,308
2001 343 15,924
2000 164 8,489
1999 156 4,696
1998 93 3,144
1997 103 2,862
1996 119 4,571
1995 154 6,018
1994 97 2,380
1993 81 1,660
1992 59 1,559
1991 47 1,996
1990 73 3,421
1989 115 4,231
1988 51 2,918
1987 115 3,722
1986 120 3,972
1985 89 3,191
1984 81 2,663
1983 102 3,778
1982 74 2,478
1981 55 1,867
1980 68 836
1979 50 504
1978 57 513
1977 27 409
1976 109 271
1975 27 201
1974 13 99
1973 11 197
1972 13 327
1971 13 279
1970 1 1
1968 4 74
1967 2 17
1965 2 31
1964 1 2
1963 1 17
1962 2 7
1961 5 151
1958 1 10
1954 1 6
1950 4 1
1947 15 2
1898 1 0
1895 2 42
1876 1 16
0 3,342 72,376

Easements by Easement Holder Name (only data available or provided in spatial form)

Easement Holder Count Acres
Acton Conservation Trust 5 34
Andover Village Improvement Society 4 8
Appalachian Trail Conservancy 13 246
Army Corps of Engineers 50 594
Ashby Land Trust 3 179
Ashfield Water District 1 1
Association to Preserve Cape Cod 1 8
Attleboro Land Trust 1 79
Barnstable Land Trust 44 241
Bedford Babe Ruth Association 1 0
Belmont Land Trust 10 24
Berkshire Natural Resources Council 134 11,368
Bernardston Fire and Water District 1 10
Blackstone River Watershed Association 1 13
Board Of Water Commissioners Fire District #2 3 1
Bolton Conservation Trust 13 243
Bondsville Water District 1 37
Bourne Conservation Trust 15 48
Boxford Open Lands Trust 2 13
Boxford Trails Association/Boxford Open Land Trust 1 22
Brewster Conservation Trust 69 562
Brookline Conservation Land Trust 2 2
Brookline GreenSpace Alliance 1 10
Buzzards Bay Coalition 43 1,269
Carlisle Conservation Foundation 29 383
Centerville Osterville Marstons Mills Fire District 1 4
Chatham Conservation Foundation 38 101
Chelmsford Land Conservation Trust 2 2
Chester Hill Association 4 132
City of Amesbury 2 0
City of Attleboro Conservation Commission 6 191
City of Beverly 2 75
City of Beverly Conservation Commission 14 52
City of Boston 2 0
City of Boston Conservation Commission 11 37
City of Brockton 4 90
City of Brockton Conservation Commission 8 111
City of Easthampton 8 60
City of Easthampton Conservation Commission 2 30
City of Fitchburg 6 51
City of Fitchburg Water Division 7 223
City of Gloucester 1 1
City of Gloucester Conservation Commission 2 17
City of Greenfield Water Commission 2 87
City of Haverhill Conservation Commission 1 15
City of Holyoke Conservation Commission 13 178
City of Leominster Planning Board 2 42
City of Marlborough Conservation Commission 1 5
City of Melrose Conservation Commission 1 0
City of Methuen Conservation Commission 2 18
City of New Bedford Conservation Commission 6 86
City of New Bedford Water Department 1 8
City of Newburyport Conservation Commission 1 19
City of Newburyport Water Department 1 1
City of Newton 19 46
City of Newton Conservation Commission 4 13
City of Northampton 4 15
City of Northampton Conservation Commission 60 996
City of Northampton Recreation Department 2 6
City of Peabody 1 2
City of Peabody Conservation Commission 4 18
City of Pittsfield Conservation Commission 6 73
City of Quincy Conservation Commission 2 1
City Of Springfield Water And Sewer Commission 1 87
City of Springfield Water Department 8 1,016
City of Taunton 1 5
City of Taunton Conservation Commission 7 137
City of Westfield Conservation Commission 8 68
City of Woburn Conservation Commission 2 3
City of Worcester 7 251
City of Worcester Conservation Commission 9 108
City of Worcester Water Department 2 96
Cohasset Conservation Trust 1 9
Common Ground Land Trust 1 7
Commonwealth Electric Company 1 1
Commonwealth of Massachusetts 26 2,288
Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trusts 33 107
Concord Land Conservation Trust 36 301
Concord Open Land Foundation 1 10
Connecticut River Watershed Council 6 72
Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust 65 1,207
DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation 397 17,047
Deerfield Land Trust 3 78
Dennis Conservation Trust 12 103
Dennis Water District 6 23
Department of Agricultural Resources 1,584 56,730
Department of Fish and Game 316 31,513
Devens Enterprise Commission 1 45
Dover Land Conservation Trust 4 35
Dukes County Commissioners 1 3
Dunstable Rural Land Trust 5 222
Durkee Family 3 3
Duxbury Rural and Historical Society 1 2
Eastham Conservation Foundation 2 3
East Quabbin Land Trust 17 581
Egremont Land Trust 3 25
Environmental Preservation Support Trust 17 837
ENVIRONMENTAL PRESERVATION SUPPORT TRUST 1 5
Essex County Greenbelt Association 252 6,100
Executive Office of Environmental Affairs 28 1,086
Fairhaven Acushnet Land Preservation Trust 5 154
Farm Bureau Agricultural Preservation Corp 4 16
Farm Bureau Agricultural Preservation Corporation 3 25
Felix Neck Wildlife Trust 1 3
Francis and Dorcas Deming 3 2
Franklin County 1 9
Franklin Land Trust 179 7,228
Friends of Northampton Recreation 2 30
Friends of Whitehall 5 71
Goose Pond Maintenance District 1 16
Grafton Land Trust 19 278
Great Barrington Land Conservancy 1 16
Greater Worcester Land Trust 19 219
Groton Conservation Trust 7 250
Hamilton-Wenham Open Land Trust 4 79
Hancock Shaker Village 1 3
Hardwick Area Conservation Trust 3 57
Harke Elizabeth Larkin 1 0
Harvard Conservation Trust 23 359
Harwich Conservation Trust 31 232
Hilltown Land Trust 51 2,554
Hingham Land Conservation Trust 1 10
Hopkinton Area Land Trust 10 265
Horticultural Society Of Boxford 1 4
Jones River Watershed Association 1 2
Kestrel Land Trust 41 1,402
Lake Maspenock Preservation Association 3 13
Land Preservation Society of Norton 1 4
Lenox Land Trust 1 9
Lincoln Land Conservation Trust 136 554
Littleton Conservation Trust 8 106
Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry 1 255
Manchester-Essex Conservation Trust 15 158
Martha's Vineyard Land Bank 4 47
Marthas Vineyard Land Bank 25 221
Massachusetts Audubon Society 218 4,546
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources 245 9,284
Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation 19 542
Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game 266 13,654
Massachusetts Division of State Parks and Recreation 219 10,250
Massachusetts Division of Urban Parks and Recreation 41 229
Massachusetts Forestry Association 3 418
Massachusetts Historical Commission 4 34
Massachusetts Land Conservation Trust 10 194
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority 11 154
Mattapoisett Land Trust 3 71
Maxwell Conservation Land Trust 7 54
Meadow City Conservation Coalition 4 21
Meadow CIty Conservation Coalition 1 7
Metacomet Land Trust 9 276
Mid-State Trail Committee 1 1
Milton Land Conservation Trust 5 29
Minnechaug Land Trust 4 88
Montaup Electric Company 3 9
Monterey Preservation Land Trust 4 109
Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust 82 5,098
Mt. Tom Ski Area, Inc. 2 2
Nahanton Trust 1 21
Nantucket Conservation Foundation 2 127
Nantucket Island Land Bank 18 117
Nantucket Land Council 62 930
Nashoba Conservation Trust 2 76
National Park Service 1 11
Natural Resources Trust of Easton 2 19
Natural Resources Trust of Mansfield 12 238
Needham Land Trust 2 6
New England Forestry Foundation 70 5,046
New England Power Company 5 29
New England Power Service Company 1 6
New Marlborough Land Preservation Trust 16 537
Newton Conservators 14 75
Nonotuck Land Fund 1 168
Norcross Spring Farm Trust 2 6
North Andover Historical Society 2 2
North County Land Trust 7 151
Northeastern Gas Transmission Company 3 19
OAK PARK CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION 1 1
Opacum Land Trust 4 281
Orenda Wildlife Land Trust 17 185
Orleans Conservation Trust 35 115
Princeton Land Trust 12 234
Provincetown Conservation Trust 15 47
Rattlesnake Gutter Trust 12 329
Rehoboth Land Trust 2 97
Richmond Land Trust 7 328
Riverview Park Condominium Trust 1 13
Rochester Land Trust 12 125
Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries 1 1
Sandwich Conservation Trust 8 125
Sconset Trust 1 1
Seekonk Land Conservation Trust 8 113
Shawsheen River Watershed Association Inc 1 4
Sheffield Land Trust 11 308
Sherborn Rural Land Foundation 3 86
Sheriff's Meadow Foundation 38 426
Sippican Lands Trust 18 456
Smith College 1 19
South Mountain Association 1 1
Sterling Land Trust 2 30
Stockbridge Land Trust 6 98
Stow Conservation Trust 9 305
Sudbury Valley Trustees 78 2,047
The 300 Committee Land Trust 43 486
The Isis Fund 1 3
The Nature Conservancy 39 3,012
The Trustees of Reservations 433 19,583
The Trust for Public Land 8 114
Town of Acton Conservation Commission 14 91
Town of Acton Water Supply District 1 0
Town of Acushnet Conservation Commission 6 82
Town of Amherst 1 37
Town of Amherst Conservation Commission 11 213
Town of Andover 4 10
Town of Andover Conservation Commission 44 140
Town of Arlington Conservation Commission 7 11
Town of Ashburnham Conservation Commission 1 81
Town of Ashby Conservation Commission 5 272
Town of Ashland Conservation Commission 5 69
Town of Athol 1 17
Town of Ayer Conservation Commission 5 53
Town of Barnstable 7 97
Town of Barnstable Conservation Commission 14 219
Town of Barre Conservation Commission 5 205
Town of Bedford 1 3
Town of Bedford Conservation Commission 18 371
Town of Belchertown 1 23
Town of Belchertown Conservation Commission 1 29
Town of Bellingham Conservation Commission 4 40
Town of Belmont Conservation Commission 1 1
Town of Berkley Conservation Commission 4 32
Town of Berlin Conservation Commission 25 572
Town of Billerica Conservation Commission 12 95
Town of Bolton Conservation Commission 72 256
Town of Bourne Conservation Commission 21 169
Town of Boxborough Conservation Commission 12 191
Town of Boxford 5 68
Town of Boxford Conservation Commission 6 43
Town of Braintree Conservation Commission 4 243
Town of Brewster 3 25
Town of Brewster Conservation Commission 21 180
Town of Bridgewater Conservation Commission 3 67
Town of Brimfield Conservation Commission 1 13
Town of Brookfield Conservation Commission 1 25
Town of Brookline 1 1
Town of Brookline Conservation Commission 19 38
Town of Buckland Conservation Commission 1 77
Town of Burlington Conservation Commission 6 39
Town of Canton 1 22
Town of Carlisle 11 58
Town of Carlisle Conservation Commission 18 162
Town of Charlemont Conservation Commission 2 28
Town of Chatham 1 0
Town of Chatham Conservation Commission 2 2
Town of Chelmsford 3 16
Town of Chelmsford Conservation Commission 7 47
Town of Chilmark 8 96
Town of Chilmark Conservation Commission 19 193
Town of Clinton Conservation Commission 1 2
Town of Cohasset Board of Water Commissioners 1 39
Town of Cohasset Conservation Commission 2 3
Town of Concord 11 267
Town of Concord Natural Resources Commission 80 566
Town of Conway Conservation Commission 1 6
Town of Danvers 1 15
Town of Danvers Conservation Commission 6 19
Town of Danvers Water and Sewer Commission 1 5
Town of Dartmouth Conservation Commission 11 283
Town of Dennis Conservation Commission 12 95
Town of Dennis Water Department 3 38
Town of Dighton Conservation Commission 7 19
Town of Douglas Conservation Commission 2 126
Town of Dover 1 10
Town of Dover Board of Water Commissioners 3 7
Town of Dover Conservation Commission 1 13
Town of Dracut Conservation Commission 10 208
Town of Dudley 1 27
Town of Dudley Conservation Commission 4 183
Town of Dunstable Conservation Commission 7 266
Town of Duxbury Conservation Commission 14 58
Town of Easton 2 2
Town of Easton Conservation Commission 10 47
Town of Edgartown Conservation Commission 12 308
Town of Essex Conservation Commission 1 10
Town of Fairhaven 1 18
Town of Fairhaven Board of Public Works as Water Commissioners 2 30
Town of Falmouth 11 45
Town of Falmouth Conservation Commission 132 520
Town of Foxborough Conservation Commission 17 115
Town of Framingham 1 6
Town of Framingham Conservation Commission 3 33
Town of Georgetown Conservation Commission 1 16
Town of Gill Conservation Commission 1 26
Town of Grafton 1 49
Town of Grafton Conservation Commission 2 24
Town of Granville 3 502
Town of Great Barrington Conservation Commission 2 37
Town of Groton 4 171
Town of Groton Conservation Commission 26 895
Town of Hadley Conservation Commission 2 20
Town of Hamilton Conservation Commission 1 170
Town of Hampden Conservation Commission 5 83
Town of Hanover Board of Water Commissioners 1 0
Town of Hardwick Conservation Commission 3 64
Town of Harvard Conservation Commission 9 114
Town of Harwich Conservation Commission 7 39
Town of Hatfield 1 2
Town of Hatfield Conservation Commission 1 19
Town of Heath Conservation Commission 1 36
Town of Hingham Conservation Commission 10 7
Town of Holden Conservation Commission 5 148
Town of Holliston Conservation Commission 13 33
Town of Hopedale Conservation Commission 2 18
Town of Hopkinton Conservation Commission 7 91
Town of Hudson Conservation Commission 1 11
Town of Hull Conservation Commission 2 29
Town of Ipswich 12 324
Town of Ipswich Conservation Commission 30 617
Town Of Ipswich Conservation Commission 1 16
Town of Kingston Conservation Commission 5 9
Town of Kingston Water Department 1 0
Town of Lakeville Conservation Commission 2 30
Town of Lancaster Conservation Commission 9 31
Town of Lee Conservation Commission 1 2
Town of Leicester Conservation Commission 1 5
Town of Leverett Conservation Commission 2 148
Town of Lexington Conservation Commission 35 74
Town of Leyden Conservation Commission 12 315
Town of Lincoln 2 26
Town of Lincoln Conservation Commission 56 443
Town of Littleton Conservation Commission 8 117
Town of Ludlow Conservation Commission 1 4
Town of Lunenburg 1 8
Town of Lynnfield 6 44
Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea 2 1
Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea Conservation Commission 5 31
Town of Mansfield Conservation Commission 8 73
Town of Marblehead Conservation Commission 6 1
Town of Marion Conservation Commission 15 164
Town of Marion Open Space Acquisition Commission 8 231
Town of Marion Water Department 2 112
Town of Marshfield Board of Public Works 3 9
Town of Marshfield Conservation Commission 28 215
Town of Mashpee 8 60
Town of Mashpee Conservation Commission 4 64
Town of Mashpee Water District 2 8
Town of Mattapoisett Conservation Commission 39 326
Town of Maynard Conservation Commission 1 14
Town of Medfield 1 10
Town of Medfield Conservation Commission 9 23
Town of Mendon Conservation Commission 3 42
Town of Merrimac Conservation Commission 1 1
Town of Merrimac Parks and Recreation Department 2 1
Town of Middleborough 2 85
Town of Middleborough Conservation Commission 22 357
Town of Middleton Conservation Commission 1 51
Town of Milton 5 62
Town of Milton Conservation Commission 1 67
Town of Monson Conservation Commission 3 86
Town of Nantucket Conservation Commission 17 173
Town of Natick Conservation Commission 10 65
Town of Needham Conservation Commission 2 7
Town of Newbury Conservation Commission 4 181
Town of New Marlborough Conservation Commission 2 11
Town of Norfolk 1 0
Town of Norfolk Conservation Commission 8 45
Town of North Andover 2 64
Town of North Andover Conservation Commission 9 78
Town of North Attleborough Conservation Commission 4 37
Town of Northborough Conservation Commission 3 108
Town of Northbridge Conservation Commission 1 1
Town of North Brookfield Conservation Commission 2 30
Town of Northfield Conservation Commission 4 402
Town of Norton 6 92
Town of Norton Conservation Commission 30 679
Town of Norwell 5 37
Town of Norwell Conservation Commission 2 9
Town of Oak Bluffs Conservation Commission 3 28
Town of Orange Conservation Commission 4 211
Town of Orleans 7 32
Town of Orleans Conservation Commission 13 56
Town of Oxford Conservation Commisison 1 4
Town of Palmer 2 38
Town of Pelham Conservation Commission 6 177
Town of Pembroke 1 5
Town of Pepperell Conservation Commission 9 49
Town of Petersham Conservation Commission 13 561
Town of Phillipston Conservation Commission 8 342
Town of Plainville Conservation Commission 9 38
Town of Plymouth 1 111
Town of Plymouth Conservation Commission 4 81
Town of Princeton Conservation Commission 2 28
Town of Provincetown Conservation Commission 2 17
Town of Randolph Conservation Commission 2 3
Town of Raynham Conservation Commission 4 65
Town of Reading 1 7
Town of Reading Conservation Commission 32 53
Town of Rehoboth 1 37
Town of Rehoboth Conservation Commission 3 161
Town of Rochester Conservation Commission 1 3
Town of Rockland Parks Commission 1 75
Town of Rockport Board of Water Commissioners 1 1
Town of Rockport Conservation Commission 5 14
Town of Rowley Conservation Commission 7 130
Town of Royalston 12 26
Town of Royalston Conservation Commission 4 11
Town of Russell Conservation Commission 2 352
Town of Rutland Conservation Commission 13 102
Town of Salisbury Conservation Commission 1 3
Town of Sandwich Conservation Commission 20 219
Town of Scituate Conservation Commission 1 10
Town of Seekonk Conservation Commission 1 2
Town of Sharon Conservation Commission 12 348
Town of Shelburne Conservation Commission 3 128
Town of Sherborn Conservation Commission 5 95
Town of Shirley 1 6
Town of Shirley Conservation Commission 17 248
Town of Shrewsbury Conservation Commission 8 102
Town of Shutesbury 3 32
Town of Shutesbury Conservation Commission 2 3
Town of Southampton Conservation Commission 3 232
Town of Southborough Conservation Commission 3 112
Town of South Hadley Conservation Commission 2 95
Town of Southwick Conservation Commission 17 181
Town of Spencer Conservation Commission 7 369
Town of Stockbridge 1 2
Town of Stockbridge Conservation Commission 5 204
Town of Stoughton Conservation Commission 12 332
Town of Stow 2 87
Town of Stow Conservation Commission 6 86
Town of Sudbury Conservation Commission 28 155
Town of Sutton Conservation Commission 1 61
Town of Swampscott 2 9
Town of Swampscott Conservation Commission 1 5
Town of Swansea Conservation Commission 4 34
Town of Swansea Water District 1 0
Town of Templeton Conservation Commission 8 56
Town of Tewksbury Conservation Commission 2 32
Town of Tisbury 10 52
Town of Tisbury Conservation Commission 1 23
Town of Topsfield 2 1
Town of Topsfield Conservation Commission 2 8
Town of Truro Conservation Commission 9 21
Town of Tyngsborough Conservation Commission 1 4
Town of Upton Conservation Commission 4 16
Town of Uxbridge Conservation Commission 3 127
Town of Wakefield Conservation Commission 1 3
Town of Walpole Conservation Commission 5 84
Town of Ware Conservation Commission 6 201
Town of Wareham Conservation Commission 7 137
Town of Warwick Conservation Commission 5 168
Town of Wayland 95 196
Town of Wayland Conservation Commission 23 81
Town of Webster Conservation Commission 2 19
Town of Wellesley Conservation Commission 6 22
Town of Wellesley Wetlands Protection Committee 1 0
Town of Wellfleet Conservation Commission 5 7
Town of Wendell Conservation Commission 1 67
Town of Wenham Conservation Commission 7 220
Town of Westborough Conservation Commission 20 134
Town of West Boylston Conservation Commission 2 20
Town of West Boylston Water District 1 5
Town of West Brookfield Conservation Commission 4 101
Town of Westford 78 607
Town of Westford Conservation Commission 73 605
Town of Westhampton Conservation Commission 4 174
Town of Westminster Conservation Commission 3 83
Town of West Newbury Conservation Commission 3 49
Town of Weston Conservation Commission 10 33
Town of Westport Conservation Commission 7 157
Town of West Tisbury 3 65
Town of Whately 1 0
Town of Wilbraham 1 1
Town of Wilbraham Conservation Commission 4 57
Town of Williamstown 1 78
Town of Williamstown Conservation Commission 2 3
Town of Wilmington Conservation Commission 2 7
Town of Winchendon Conservation Commission 2 378
Town of Winchester Conservation Commission 2 3
Town of Wrentham Conservation Commission 12 139
Town of Yarmouth Conservation Commission 2 185
Truro Conservation Trust 18 43
Trustees of Reservations 9 87
Tunxis Club Inc 2 820
Unknown Easement Holder 83 6,091
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers 144 1,812
U.S. Federal Government 13 1,718
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 10 316
U.S. National Park Service 12 309
U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service 64 3,623
Valley Land Fund 5 406
Vineyard Conservation Society 7 70
Vineyard Open Land Foundation 2 7
Walden Woods Project 1 9
Wareham Land Trust 17 284
Warren Manter Trustee 1 1
Weir River Watershed Association 2 1
Wellesley Conservation Council 3 8
Wellfleet Conservation Trust 28 74
Western Massachusetts Electric Company 5 8
Western Mass Electric 1 1
Westford Conservation Trust 13 135
Westford Land Preservation Foundation 3 299
Weston Forest and Trail Association 53 54
Westport Land Conservation Trust 30 413
Westwood Land Trust 5 76
Wetmore County 1 1
White Oak Land Conservation Society 4 133
Wildlands Trust 163 2,267
Williamstown Rural Lands Foundation 17 407
Winchester Tomorrow 1 2
Winding River Land Conservancy 7 112
Yarmouth Conservation Trust 61 256

Easements by Watershed (HUC4) (only data available or provided in spatial form)

Watershed (HUC4) Count Acres
Blackstone 171 4,186
Cape Cod 2,080 36,614
Charles 1,562 23,045
Chicopee 372 21,784
Concord 817 10,950
Deerfield 406 17,637
Farmington 61 6,062
Housatonic 523 33,155
Hudson-Hoosic 94 5,458
Lower Connecticut 38 1,568
Merrimack 470 8,373
Middle Connecticut 987 34,223
Middle Hudson 16 2,811
Miller 322 19,093
Narragansett 498 13,393
Nashua 506 15,649
Piscataqua-Salmon Falls 2 60
Quinebaug 131 6,568
Westfield 306 21,421
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Easements by Bird Conservation Region (only data available or provided in spatial form)

Bird Conservation Region Count Acres
Appalachian Mountains 224 15,148
Atlantic Northern Forest 1,851 114,089
New England/Mid Atlantic Coast 7,178 151,289
118 1,558

Easements by Ecoregion (only data available or provided in spatial form)

Ecoregion Count Acres
Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens 1,440 19,484
Northeastern Coastal Zone 5,891 133,653
Northeastern Highlands 2,039 128,856
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