Newton Conservators logo fall photo

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Newton Conservators is Newton's land trust, a non-profit citizens' group that advocates
for the protection of Newton's open space for wildlife and for the community.

Waban Hill Reservoir

The city has proposed purchasing this reservoir from the MWRA.


Fall Visitors

As fall turns into winter, a wide range of birds can still be found on rivers and ponds in and around Newton.

  Upcoming Events
Join the Audubon Society Christmas bird count
Get outside on Winter Trails Day, Jan 10
Apply for a Conservators grant by Feb 28
Winter events and photos

Conservation News

Upper Falls Greenway Construction Delays


DEP Approves Hammond Pond Floating Walkway


New Bridges and Trails in Riverside Park


2013 Edition of Conservators Trail Guide


Digital Park Signs Installed in Three Conservation Areas


Nahanton Park to receive temporary fire station, permanent conservation restriction


Hemlock Gorge Dam Reconstruction


New Edmands Park Website


Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge Opens


News archive


Swan on the Charles


New on the Website

E-Bulletin December 13, 2014

Fall 2014 Newsletter

Water Underground

Evergreen Ferns

Autumn Migration


Summer 2014 Newsletter

Taking Care of Hammond Pond


Tree Ordinance

Mysteries of Cold Spring Park

From King's Handbook of Newton (1889)

Bullough's Pond

Hammond Pond Woods

Draft Recreation and Open Space Plan

Canoeing on the Charles in 1904

Daniel Jackson photographs

Norumbega Park Then and Now

Hemlock Gorge Then and Now

A new map showing Newton parks and conservation areas


Newton Conservators Almanac

Cover of Newton Conservators Almanac


Canoe and Kayak Launching Sites in Newton


The Newton Conservators, Inc.
PO Box 590011
Newton Centre, MA 02459


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