Preserving the Island for Everyone

Preserving Nantucket’s character by permanently conserving, maintaining, and
managing natural areas and habitats.

What's Happening

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Update from the Bat World

by Danielle O'Dell, Ecologist/Field Supervisor Northern long-eared Bat Myotis septentrionalis on Nantucket The Science and Stewardship staff have continued to delve deeper and deeper in to the Northern long-eared Bat...
Windswept Bog, Nantucket Conservation Foundation

Preliminary Planning Underway for Wetland Restoration at Windswept Bog

Blog post by: Karen Beattie, NCF Science and Stewardship Department Director The Nantucket Conservation Foundation’s Board of Trustees recently decided to retire cranberry cultivation on our Windswept Bog property (on...
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Successful Shorebird Season

It is August and the days are slowly growing shorter and the end of summer is approaching.  The shorebirds on Nantucket are getting ready to start their long journey south....