Preserving the Island for Everyone

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

What's Happening


Oyster Castles Fighting Climate Change on Nantucket Island

By Dr. Jen Karberg, Research Program Supervisor This November, Nantucket Conservation Foundation, in collaboration with the Town of Nantucket Natural Resource Department, completed the final step in a 2 year...
Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Logo With White Border

Join Us for the Nantucket Biodiversity Research Conference!

Looking for some interesting and informative events to participate in during early November on Nantucket?? The 9th biennial Nantucket Biodiversity Research Conference will take place from November 4-6, 2021, and...
Northern long-eared Bat with wing band on Nantucket. Photo credit: Danielle O'Dell

Autumn Lore and International Bat Week

Autumn Lore by Kathleen Jenks Artwork by Teagan White As autumn returns to earth’s northern hemisphere, and day and night are briefly, but perfectly, balanced at the equinox, may we...