Protected Lands Catalog
Property ID: BLT #067
Grantor: Grand Island, LLC
Acquisition Date: August 26, 1999
Location: 505 Grand Island Drive, Osterville
Description: Thanks to an anonymous donor, BLT purchased a 12th lot on Grand Island Drive, where a string of 11 lots had been purchased the year before [BLT #63]. The 1.04-acre pine and oak wooded lot protects the sensitive Great Cove ecosystem, an inlet off of West Bay. Due to its proximity to the Seapuit River and West Bay, this 13.24-acre sanctuary significantly protects the water quality and recreational values of West, North and Cotuit Bays.
Habitat: Pine and oak woodlands
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #070008011