Massachusetts Conservation

The Massachusetts Conservation itinerary is a tool that is intended to help people learn to read the American conservation story through the protected landscapes that are featured in the itinerary. Learn about, visit, and explore the authentic historic places that illustrate the history and development of conservation and landscape planning and preservation in Massachusetts from the early 19th century on into the 20th century. Discover the story of how the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has been a leader in the conservation movement.

Lake surrounded by colorful trees in autumn.
The Places of Massachusetts Conservation

Discover the places associated with conservation efforts in Massachusetts.

Last updated: June 24, 2020