Success Stories

A community may wish to protect its land for many reasons. Some examples are:

  • To maintain this precious resource for generations to come.
  • To protect farm land and food security.
  • To preserve a home for wildlife, birds, fish or plants necessary to support the network of life.
  • To ensure public health by protecting water resources.
  • To maintain forests to absorb carbon and lessen the impacts of climate change.
  • To permanently prevent loss to development.

The following stories present a broad range of reasons and circumstances:

Attleboro Springs at LaSalette

Crystal Spring

Great Marsh Preserve

Land of Providence

Packard Manse

Petersham Preserve

Sanctuary at Great Neck