Property 063

Protected Lands Catalog

property-063Property ID: BLT #063
Grantor: Paul Mellon
Acquisition Date: December 23, 1998
Acres: 12.20
Location: Grand Island, Osterville

Description: With the help of several anonymous donors, BLT purchased 11 open lots from Paul Mellon. These 12.2 acres on Grand Island help protect Great Cove, an inlet off of West Bay. Due to their proximity to the Seapuit River and West Bay, the parcels provide significant protection to the water quality and recreational values of West, North and Cotuit Bays.

Habitat: Pine and oak woodlands
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #070008002, #070025, #071005004, #071005002, #070008004, #070026, #071005003, #071005001, #070008009, #070008008, #070008007