Land Protection and Community Preservation

The Land Protection and Community Preservation project encourages sustainable growth by providing the residents of the northern towns of the Quinebaug Shetucket watershed corridor with outreach, education and facilitation that encourages capacity-building and the consideration of land, water and other sustainability issues in the day-to-day decision making processes of the towns and the region.

Program Type: 

Impact Area: 

Program Impact Region: 

Program Participation: 

Program identifies community participants.

Program Start (and End Dates): 

August 1, 2003

Partner(s): 

Ecological Landscape Association
Dorchester, MA 02124
United States
Massachusetts Department of Conservation Resources
Boston, MA 02114
United States
Massachusetts Land Trust Coalition
Lincoln, MA 01773
United States
Massachusetts Watershed Coalition
Leominster, MA 01453
United States
Quinebaug & Shetucket National Heritage Corridor
Putnam, CT 06260
United States
The Trustees of Reservations
Leominster, MA 01453
United States

Program Director: 

Robert Levite

Program Director's Email Address: 

Program Contact: 

Robert Levite

Contact Email: 

UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes: 

College of Natural Sciences/Center for Agriculture/UMass Extension

Student Involvement: 

No

This Project Receives External Funding: 

No

Assessment Mechanism: 

No