“Laws change; people die; the land remains.” —Abraham Lincoln

Conservation Lands in Falmouth

The 300 Committee has helped preserve over 2400 acres in Falmouth. These parcels range in size from small to large; each was deliberately chosen because it offered views, recreation potential, habitat or water protection. Click on the red dots to learn more about each parcel and decide which ones you want to visit! This page is still under construction, so a few of the dots aren't yet accurate.

60 Roskovics Parcel. 20 acres.
Roskovics Parcel. 20 acres.
57 Bourne Farm. 36 acres. (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.)
Bourne Farm. 36 acres. (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.)
58 Northern Moraine Trail Area
Northern Moraine Trail Area. 288 acres.
56 Cardoza Farm
Cardoza Farm. 45 acres.
54 Kettle Holes Area. 98 acres.
Kettle Holes Area - Central Section. 330 acres.
48 Collins Woodlot and Moraine Trail-Central Section. 130 acres.
Collins Woodlot and Moraine Trail-Central Section. 130 acres.
51 Chapoquoit Marsh
Chapoquoit Marsh. 14 acres (Massachusetts Audubon Society and Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc).
47 Marshlands
Marshlands. 4 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.)
52 Mock Moraine Trails. 14 acres.
Mock Moraine Trails. 14 acres.
45 Long Pond Watershed, Brick Kiln North. 105 acres.
Long Pond Watershed, Brick Kiln North. 105 acres.
50a Mares Pond and Spectacle Pond Reservation
Mares Pond and Spectacle Pond Reservation. 150 acres.
55 Breivogel Ponds
Breivogel Ponds. 68 acres
1a Crane Wildlife Management Area
Crane Wildlife Management Area – Northern section. 1700 acres.
49 Falmouth High School. 97 acres.
Falmouth High School. 97 acres.
52 Swift Park. 7 acres.
Swift Park. 7 acres.
57 Herring River Marshes. 7 acres.
Herring River Marshes. 7 acres.
62 Nye Park. 9 acres.
Nye Park. 9 acres.
126 Megansett Park. .25 acres.
Megansett Park. .25 acres.
Wing Pond Woods. 19 acres.
Wing Pond Woods. 19 acres.
Little Island. 13 acres. (Little Island Trust)
Little Island. 13 acres. (Little Island Trust)
Boy Scout Parcel on Deer Pond. 18 acres.
Boy Scout Parcel on Deer Pond. 18 acres.
Quaker Marsh. 0.74 acres.
Quaker Marsh. 0.74 acres.
Bay Road. 2.7 acres.
Bay Road. 2.7 acres.
Eaton Preserve. 6.35 acres.
Eaton Preserve. 6.35 acres.
Freeman Property 5.4 acres Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.
Freeman Property 5.4 acres Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.
Latimer Parcel. 2.2 acres.
Latimer Parcel. 2.2 acres.
Wildlife Corridor. Public access for Moraine Trail
Wildlife Corridor. Public access for Moraine Trail
North Falmouth Elementary School. 29 acres.
North Falmouth Elementary School. 29 acres.
Kealey Conservation Area. 2 acres.
Kealey Conservation Area. 2 acres.
Turtle Pond Fields. 15 acres.
Turtle Pond Fields. 15 acres.
Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest and Moraine Trail-Southern Section. 980 acres.
Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest and Moraine Trail-Southern Section. 980 acres.
46 Great Sippewissett Marsh and Black Beach areas
Great Sippewissett Marsh and Black Beach areas. 140 acres (various ownership: Town of Falmouth, MA Audubon, Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.).
Falmouth Woods Road. 27 acres.
Falmouth Woods Road. 27 acres.
1a Crane Wildlife Management Area – Northern section
Crane Wildlife Management Area – Northern section. 1700 acres (MA Div. Fisheries & Wildlife).
3 Coonamessett Reservation
Coonamessett Reservation. 250 acres.
59 Crooked Pond Reservation
Crooked Pond Well Site. 98 acres.
5a Dupee Parcel. 62 acres.
Dupee Parcel. 62 acres.
Matthew Souza Conservation Area. 25 acres.
Matthew Souza Conservation Area. 25 acres.
5b Coonamessett River--Upper bogs
Coonamessett River--Upper bogs. 10 acres.
6 Wald-Fender Parcel. 52 acres.
Wald-Fender Parcel. 52 acres.
55 Breivogel Ponds
Breivogel Ponds. 68 acres.
4 Ashumet Holly Reservation
Ashumet Holly Wildlife Sanctuary. 45 acres (Massachusetts Audubon Society).
7a Dorothea Allen parcel. 71 acres.
Dorothea Allen parcel. 71 acres.
7b Hayway Road parcel. 129 acres.
Hayway Road Parcel. 129 acres.
5c Coonamessett River--Middle and Lower bogs
Coonamessett River--Middle and Lower bogs. 88 acres.
50a Mares Pond and Spectacle Pond Reservation
Mares Pond and Spectacle Pond Reservation. 150 acres.
15 Rodriques Bogs. 24 acres.
Rodriques Bogs. 24 acres.
Fresh Pond Well Site. 33 acres.
Fresh Pond Well Site. 33 acres.
Ernest Souza Parcel. 9 Acres.
Ernest Souza Parcel. 9 Acres.
Childs River Estuary. 19 acres (State owned, managed by WBNERR)
Childs River Estuary. 19 acres (State owned, managed by WBNERR).
Fonseca Parcel. 17 acres.
Fonseca Parcel. 17 acres.
12 Moonakis/Quashnet River (part of Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge)
Moonakis/Quashnet River (part of Mashpee National Wildlife Refuge)
1b Crane Wildlife Management Area – Southern section
Crane Wildlife Management Area – Southern section. 319 acres.
2 Allietta Field. 7 acres.
Allietta Field. 7 acres.
8 Cape Cod Beagle Club Land. 149 acres. (no public access).
Cape Cod Beagle Club Land. 149 acres. (no public access).
9 Falmouth Rod and Gun Club Land. 132 acres. (no public access).
Falmouth Rod and Gun Club Land. 132 acres. (no public access).
10 Leonard Fonseca Park. 1.5 acres.
Leonard Fonseca Park. 1.5 acres.
Braeburn Farms. 28 acres.
Braeburn Farms. 28 acres.
Dupee Parcel. 62 acres.
Dupee Parcel. 62 acres.
Sandwich Road Fields. 14 acres.
Sandwich Road Fields. 14 acres.
Toner. 6.6 acres.
Toner. 6.6 acres.
George Souza Preserve. 3.6 acres.
George Souza Preserve. 3.6 acres.
River Bend Conservation Area. 10.5 acres.
River Bend Conservation Area. 10.5 acres.
Daniel and Carmela Bartolomei Conservation Area. 7 acres.
Daniel and Carmela Bartolomei Conservation Area. 7 acres.
Flax Pond Bog. 5 acres.
Flax Pond Bog. 5 acres.
Coonamessett Reservation. 250 acres.
Coonamessett Reservation. 250 acres.
Falmouth Country Club. 238 acres.
Falmouth Country Club. 238 acres.
Falmouth Country Club. 238 acres.
Falmouth Country Club. 238 acres.
Town Bog Land. 7 acres.
Town Bog Land. 7 acres.
Moonakis/Quashnet River Area. 9.6 acres (state owned, managed by WBNERR).
Moonakis/Quashnet River Area. 9.6 acres (state owned, managed by WBNERR).
Falmouth Woods Road. 27 acres.
Falmouth Woods Road. 27 acres.
Barque Drive Parks. 6.4 acres.
Barque Drive Parks. 6.4 acres.
Barque Drive Parks. 6.4 acres.
Barque Drive Parks. 6.4 acres.
Deep Pond Town Landing. 0.05 acre.
Deep Pond Town Landing. 0.05 acre.
Fresh Pond Well Site, Clarke Parcel. 13 acres.
Fresh Pond Well Site, Clarke Parcel. 13 acres.
46 Great Sippewissett Marsh and Black Beach areas
Great Sippewissett Marsh and Black Beach areas. 140 acres (various ownership: Town of Falmouth, MA Audubon, Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.).
45 Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest. 980 acres.
Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest. 980 acres.
Falmouth Dog Park. 9.5 acres.
Falmouth Dog Park. 9.5 acres.
43 Little Sippewissett Marsh
Little Sippewissett Marsh. 40 acres.
44 Goodwill Park
Goodwill Park. 85 acres.
42 Beebe Woods
Beebe Woods. 400 acres.
41 Peterson Farm. 88 acres.
Peterson Farm. 88 acres.
40b Zinn Park
Zinn Park. 6 acres
96 Spohr Gardens
Spohr Gardens. 6 acres
38 The Knob
The Knob. 12 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc).
39 Cumloden Cedar Swamp
Cumloden Cedar Swamp. 7 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.).
34 Salt Pond Reservation
Salt Pond Reservation. 40 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.).
36 Nobska Lighthouse
Nobska Lighthouse. 5 acres.
40a Green Parcel. 11 acres.
Green Parcel. 11 acres.
Teaticket Elementary School. 17 acres.
Teaticket Elementary School. 17 acres.
Teaticket Park. 10.7 acres.
Teaticket Park. 10.7 acres.
26 Trotting Park Fields. 26 acres.
Trotting Park Fields. 26 acres.
Falmouth Youth Baseball Park & Falmouth Skate Park. 6.9 acres.
Falmouth Baseball & Skate Park. 6.9 acres.
Morse Pond and Nyes Pond. 37 acres.
Morse Pond and Nyes Pond. 37 acres.
Morse Pond School. 21 acres.
Morse Pond School. 21 acres.
28 Gus Canty Recreation Center and Guv Fuller Field. 13 acres.
Gus Canty Recreation Center and Guv Fuller Field. 13 acres.
77 Little Pond Conservation Area. 10 acres.
Little Pond Conservation Area. 10 acres.
29 Bigelow Marine Park at Falmouth Inner Harbor. 8 acres.
Bigelow Marine Park at Falmouth Inner Harbor. 8 acres.
30 Falmouth Heights Central Park and Waterfront Park. 10 acres.
Falmouth Heights Central Park and Waterfront Park. 10 acres.
31a Lawrence School. 25 acres.
Lawrence School. 25 acres.
31b Mullen-Hall Elementary School. 7 acres.
Mullen-Hall Elementary School. 7 acres.
32 Library Lawn and Peg Noonan Park. 3 acres.
Library Lawn and Peg Noonan Park. 3 acres.
33 Town Hall Square and Ellis Lewis Park. 5 acres.
Town Hall Square and Ellis Lewis Park. 5 acres.
33 Bell Tower Field. 12 acres.
Bell Tower Field. 12 acres.
Ice House (Miles) Pond Frontage. 1 acre.
Ice House (Miles) Pond Frontage. 1 acre.
Webster Woods. 16 acres.
Webster Woods. 16 acres.
Surf Drive-Krock Parcel. 0.13 acres.
Surf Drive-Krock Parcel. 0.13 acres.
Sandwich Road Preserve. 6 acres.
Sandwich Road Preserve. 6 acres.
Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest and Moraine Trail-Southern Section. 980 acres.
Long Pond/Falmouth Town Forest and Moraine Trail-Southern Section. 980 acres.
Hospital Lights Pocket Park. 1 acre.
Hospital Lights Pocket Park. 1 acre.
Flume Pond. 29 acres.
Flume Pond. 29 acres.
Barrett Parcel. 7 acres.
Barrett Parcel. 7 acres.
Blackwatch Parcels. 14 acres.
Blackwatch Parcels. 14 acres.
School Administration Building. 7 acres.
School Administration Building. 7 acres.
50b Blackwatch Parcels. 14 acres.
Blackwatch Parcels. 14 acres.
5c Coonamessett River--Middle and Lower bogs
Coonamessett River--Middle and Lower bogs. 88 acres.
20 Donald Whelden Preserve
Donald Whelden Preserve. 10 acres.
24 Great Pond Frontage
Great Pond Frontage. 13 acres.
15 Rodriques Bogs. 24 acres.
Rodriques Bogs. 24 acres.
16 Carter Reservation
Carter Reservation. 7 acres.
17 Hanson-Powell Parcel. 7 acres.
Hanson-Powell Parcel. 7 acres.
18 Sea Farms Marsh. 87 acres.
Sea Farms Marsh. 87 acres.
14b Washburn Island
Washburn Island. 330 acres; (State owned, managed by WBNERR.
32 Bella Shephard Reserve. 1.3 acres.
Bella Shephard Reserve. 1.3 acres.
14a Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (WBNERR)
Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve (WBNERR). 23 acres.
13 Margaret Doutt Preserve. 9.5 acres.
Margaret Doutt Preserve. 9.5 acres.
19 East Falmouth Elementary School. 28 acres.
East Falmouth Elementary School. 28 acres.
22 Augusta Parcel. 24 acres.
Augusta Parcel. 24 acres.
23 Teaticket Elementary School. 17 acres.
Teaticket Elementary School. 17 acres.
Coonamessett River/Great Pond Estuary. 5 acres.
Coonamessett River/Great Pond Estuary. 5 acres.
Belmar Salt Marsh. 3 acres.
Belmar Salt Marsh. 3 acres.
Haddad Beachfront. 2 acres.
Haddad Beachfront. 2 acres.
Emerald House. 4.67 acres.
Emerald House. 4.67 acres.
Rapoza Parcel. 3.94 acres.
Rapoza Parcel. 3.94 acres.
Off Sandwich Road. 3.5 acres.
Off Sandwich Road. 3.5 acres.
Head of Little Pond. 3 acres.
Head of Little Pond. 3 acres.
McGonigle Parcel. 2.5 acres.
McGonigle Parcel. 2.5 acres.
Baptiste Lane Parcel. 7 acres.
Baptiste Lane Parcel. 7 acres.
Hamblin Point Parcel. 4 acres.
Hamblin Point Parcel. 4 acres.
Grinnell/Calebs Pond Parcel. 12 acres. (State owned, managed by WBNERR).
Grinnell/Calebs Pond Parcel. 12 acres. (State owned, managed by WBNERR).
Cifuni/Stewart Parcel. 1.2 acres.
Cifuni/Stewart Parcel. 1.2 acres.
Quashnet Way Parcels. 2 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.)
Quashnet Way Parcels. 2 acres (Salt Pond Areas Bird Sanctuaries Inc.)