Conserving and maintaining Nantucket's natural habitats — since 1963

The mission of the Nantucket Conservation Foundation is to assist in the preservation of Nantucket’s character by permanently conserving, maintaining and managing natural areas and habitats and to encourage an appreciation of and interest in the island’s natural resources.

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Recent News

Looking for a fun and interesting summer job?

The Nantucket Conservation Foundation and our colleagues at The Trustees of Reservations are hiring a seasonal full time gatehouse associate for Wauwinet Gatehouse on the…

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Upcoming Events

Register now! The Race For Open Space: July 8, 2017
Register now! The Race For Open Space: July 8, 2017

NEW VENUE: This year’s Race For Open Space will be held at the Foundation’s Milestone Cranberry Bog: no public roads, no traffic, no parking limitations, and unlimited open space vistas!

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