Property 121

Protected Lands Catalog

property-121Property ID: BLT #121
Grantor: The Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trusts (Galloway)
Acquisition Date: June 29, 2009
Acres: 3.50
Location: 580 Old Post Road, Cotuit

Description: BLT jumped at the opportunity to purchase this 3.5-acre classic pine and oak forest on Old Post Road in Cotuit. Located within the 800-acre greenbelt along the Little River Wetlands Corridor, Galloway Woodlands provides a new access point into the Eagle Pond Sanctuary. Acquisition of this land helped to reroute foot traffic away from sensitive resources areas. Funding support came from the Town’s Community Preservation Fund and the State’s Conservation Partnership Grant program as well as numerous individuals and businesses.

Habitat: Pine and oak woodlands
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #054007