MAPS

LAND CONSERVATION MAP – MASSACHUSETTS

 

Secured Lands data compiled from multiple
state, federal, municipal and other private / non-governmental organization sources, 2009.
ESRI Administrative Boundaries,
Rivers & Coastline, 2000.
The Nature Conservancy
Eastern North America Conservation Division.
Copyright The Nature Conservancy 12/2010.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Maine | New Hampshire | VermontMassachusettsRhode Island | ConnecticutNew York
Southern QuebecNorthern Quebec | New BrunswickPrince Edward Island | Nova Scotia
 

Area Totals Acres      % Cons % Land
Land Mass 5,194,591      
Conserved Land 1,076,703     20.73%
GAP Status
(see definitions above)
       
GAP 1 - Biodiversity 105,678   9.81% 2.03%
GAP 2 - Natural State 93,085   8.65% 1.79%
GAP 3 - Multiple Uses 877,940   81.54% 16.90%
Owner Type        
Federal / Crown 60,192   5.59% 1.16%
State / Province 559,008   51.92% 10.76%
Local 258,099   23.97% 4.97%
Private Non-Profit 113,918   10.58% 2.19%
Private For-Profit 10,667   0.99% 0.21%
Private Land Owner 74,712   6.94% 1.44%
Unknown 107   0.01% < 0.01%

Land Mass - total acres of land in the area;  Conserved Land - total acres of GAP 1, 2, & 3 lands within the area;
% Cons - percent of the area's conserved land represented by the statistic;  % Land - percent of the area's land mass represented by the statistic