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Massachusetts

Francis Newhall Woods Nature and Wildlife Preserve

This diverse terrain has 512 acres of red maple swamps, dry oak woodlands, and pitch pine barrens.


Closed to visitors

Location
West Tisbury, Massachusetts

Size
512 acres

What to See: Plants
Woodland, field and bog plants typical of the moraine

What to See: Animals
Box turtles, neo-tropical migrants

Why the Conservancy Selected This Site  
The property includes an important stretch of the Mill Brook river system and is part of 2,000 acres of contiguous conservation land on Martha’s Vineyard.

What the Conservancy Has Done/Is Doing
This land is protected through a conservation restriction and a management agreement between the landowner and The Nature Conservancy.

We’re Accountable

The Nature Conservancy makes careful use of your support.

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