The land deal, secured by the Buzzards Bay Coalition and The 300 Committee Land Trust, protects undisturbed wetlands and coastal forest, including over 2,000 feet of shoreline on West Falmouth Harbor and a salt pond.
Removing the dam will help a diverse population of fish and strengthen the river against climate change.
This year we added 76 new places to Discover Buzzards Bay, our online tool that helps you find unique and exciting ways to get outdoors.
Join the Buzzards Bay Coalition to explore the early spring landscape at Myles Standish State Forest. Take a nice and easy hike around East Head Reservoir, a walk of about 2.5 miles.