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Nantucket Conservation Foundation

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(508) 228-2884

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info@nantucketconservation.org

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Mornings for Members: Serengeti

July 24 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Serengeti 2.7 Miles Named as Nantucket’s Serengeti due to its undeniable visual similarity to the plains of eastern Africa, this stunning property makes up the southern portion of the island’s largest acreage of undeveloped land, the Middle Moors. See approximately 400 acres of scrub oak shrubland that we have mowed annually since 1998 in our ongoing efforts to restore grasslands to the area. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for…

Mornings for Members: Altar Rock & Wigwam Ponds

July 31 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Altar Rock & Wigwam Ponds 2.4 Miles View the Foundation’s expansive Middle Moors properties from one of the highest points on the island and learn about the history of Nantucket’s Native American populations. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership status, you may call us at 508- 228-2884 or enroll here.

Mornings for Members: Norwood Farm Scoot

August 7 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Norwood Farm (Scoot*) 3.7 Miles The Foundation’s newest property, Norwood Farm, represents some of the most diverse areas on Nantucket including hardwood forests, freshwater bogs and kettlehole ponds. These diverse habitats support rare species of plants, moths and birds of prey To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership status, you may call…

Mornings for Members: Massasoit Plains

August 14 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Massasoit Plains 2.9 Miles Join us for a walk through this remote area tucked away on the west end of the island and learn about the Foundation’s collaborative efforts with the Nantucket Land Bank to restore and maintain our unique grassland and heathland plant communities. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member or are unsure about your membership…

Mornings for Members: Heart of the Middle Moors

August 21 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Heart of the Middle Moors 2.4 Miles This new walk explores the base of Altar Rock through the highlands of Norwood Farm. Follow paths through hidden valleys and view some of the distinctive kettle ponds that comprise this unique collection of rare habitats while learning about both native and geologic history. To sign up for this event please click here. Please note that this program is reserved for up-to-date members of the Foundation. If you are not currently a member…