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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George A. Fowlkes Environmental Scholarship

Nantucket Conservation Foundation annually presents deserving Nantucket students the George A. Fowlkes Environmental Studies Scholarship. To be eligible for this award, the student must be…

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Register now for the 2018 Race for Open Space 5K!
Register now for the 2018 Race for Open Space 5K!

The Race for Open Space 5K will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Milestone Cranberry Bog to benefit the Nantucket Conservation Foundation. For sponsorship information please contact Grace Hull, Director of Development at

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