Property 132

Protected Lands Catalog

property-132Property ID: BLT #132
Grantor: Candace W. Coombs
Acquisition Date: February 3, 2012
Acres: 6.55
Location: 0 Fox Hill Road, Centerville

Description: The purchase of these 6.55 acres helps to protect the Bumps River Corridor, one of 12 wetland corridors in the town. The land is the site of three former cranberry bogs, each in a different state of succession, and is teeming with wildlife. The diverse habitat includes a built-in trail system and two shallow ponds fringed by tall trees. The Coombs’ Bogs land joins 76 other protected acres along the Bumps River Corridor that help maintain the river’s health.

Habitat: Old bogs, pond and upland
Parcel ID: Town of Barnstable Assessor’s #190046