Property 034

Protected Lands Catalog

Property ID: BLT #034
Grantor: T. Berry & Christina L. Brazelton
Acquisition Date: June 24, 1994
Acres: 3.09
Location: Commerce Road, Barnstable

Description: This gift from T. Berry and Christina Brazelton of 3.09 acres of salt marsh is on Commerce Road, a designated scenic road. Preserving this sensitive wetland on the edge of Maraspin Creek ensures that the tidal estuary remains a sanctuary for coastal water birds, and is forever open to view. Conservation of the site, which was previously part of a farm, supports neighboring conservation efforts. The land lies within the Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC).

Habitat: Salt marsh
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #318011002

Additional Information: Sandy Neck/Barnstable Harbor ACEC