Environmental Organizations

Walden Woods Project

Location

44 Baker Farm Rd.
Lincoln, MA, 01773
United States

The Walden Woods Project preserves the land, literature and legacy of Henry David Thoreau to foster an ethic of environmental stewardship and social responsibility. The Project achieves this mission through the integration of conservation, education and research.

Sudbury Valley Trustees

Location

18 Wolbach Road
Sudbury, MA, 01776
United States

Sudbury Valley Trustees is a regional land trust, founded in 1953 by a few foresighted individuals who recognized that change, planned or unplanned, has a significant impact on the environment, on the region, and on the quality of everyday life in our communities. Today, over 3,000 members support SVT’s work in 36 communities around the watershed of the Sudbury, Assabet, and Concord Rivers

SuAsCo Watershed Community Council

Location

Suite 200, 118 Great Road
Stow, MA, 01775
United States

The SuAsCo Watershed Community Council's mission is to build a community-based alliance that promotes the sustainable economic and environmental well-being of the Sudbury-Assabet-Concord River (SuAsCo) Watershed; in other words to promote blue waters and a green economy.

Organization for the Assabet River

Location

9 Damon Mill Square Suite 1E
Concord, MA, 01742
United States

The mission of the Organization for the Assabet River is to protect, preserve, and enhance the natural and recreational features of the Assabet River, its tributaries and watershed.

Green Team Concord

Location

Concord, MA, 01742
United States

Green Team Concord provides environmental review of town projects for Concord, Massachusetts. The team, a group of volunteer citizens with expertise in sustainable building and other environmental practices, advises the Board of Selectmen and Town Manager and other town boards on the construction of new facilities and in the carrying-out of other town functions. The team's goal is to ensure consideration of energy and resource conservation, as well as other sustainable practices, in all town projects.

Green Sanctuary Committee

Location

20 Lexington Rd.
Concord, MA, 01742
United States

The First Parish Green Sanctuary Group seeks to heighten environmental awareness and to promote earth-friendly change within First Parish and the Concord community.

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Gaining Ground

Location

341 Virginia Rd.
Concord, MA, 01742
United States

"Gaining Ground grows organic vegetables and fruit with the help of hundreds of community volunteers and donates all of this fresh food to area meal programs and food pantries. Based in historic Concord, Massachusetts, Gaining Ground raises and distributes approximately 20,000 pounds of produce each growing season." -Gaining Ground Web site

Thoreau Farm Trust

Location

P.O. Box 454
Concord, MA, 01742
United States

"The Thoreau Farm Trust is a non-profit group dedicated to the restoration and reuse of the c.1730 farmhouse in Concord where Henry David Thoreau was born. Currently, there is no house site in Concord that celebrates the entire life and legacy of this extraordinary American author and philosopher and our country's first environmentalist." -Throreau Farm Trust Web site

Concord Land Conservation Trust

Location

P.O. Box 141
Concord, MA, 01742
United States

"The Concord Land Conservation Trust (CLCT) is a private, non-profit, tax-exempt trust devoted to the preservation and conservation of open land in the Town of Concord. Founded in 1959, CLCT now has six trustees and over 500 member families. CLCT seeks to preserve Concord’s natural landscape, open space, wildlife corridors and habitats, and sense of place." -CLCT Web site

New Ecology Inc.

Location

15 Court sq #420
Boston, MA, 02108
United States

NEI is a unique environmental organization in that it promotes development in select projects rather than fighting it. NEI supports community groups who are working to improve the livability of their neighborhoods, create jobs, and clean up blighted properties with a particular focus on environmentally responsible redevelopment.

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