Latest News and Happenings from Greenbelt
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2019 Film & Lecture Series  
"The Confluence of Land and Water" 
Greenbelt's 2019 Film and Lecture Series is well underway, kicking off earlier this winter with a panel discussion on the work of three local conservation scientists, followed by another inspiring presentation about addressing the challenges of climate change in the Great Marsh. Join the conversation as the series continues through April. 
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News & Happenings
Beaver Pond Reservation, West Newbury Conservation Opportunity, Gateway to Castle Neck River Reservation, and More!


Greenbelt's Newest Reservation Coming Soon in Merrimac
Greenbelt is taking the final steps to permanently protect 23 beautiful acres adjacent to the Merrimac Town Forest. Many thanks to the 4th graders at the Helen R. Donaghue School who helped name the property the "Beaver Pond Reservation." The students learned about the importance of Open Space as part of their curriculum last fall.
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River Road, West Newbury
An Opportunity to Protect West Newbury's Scenic Landscape
Greenbelt is working to protect 31 scenic acres on River Road in West Newbury, with the potential to establish wooded trails and a public paddle launch on the Merrrimack River.  Learn how you can help!
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View from Gateway to Castle Neck River Reservation
Making Room for a View
Significant progress continues towards creating an all-access trail that leads to this view and beyond at the Gateway to Castle Neck River Reservation in Ipswich. Check out "before and after" photos of the house lot as it was cleared.
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Generous Legacy Gift of Land in Haverhill
Greenbelt recently protected a special wooded property in Haverhill, thanks to a generous and conservation-minded gift of the late Mrs. Maureen Corbett. 
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Do you and your dog love to Get Outside on Greenbelt properties?  Share your adventures with us on Instagram! #dogsofgreenbelt #wearegreenbelt

Call for Artists for 30th Annual Art in the Barn
Art in the Barn is a juried exhibition of paintings, sculpture, pottery, jewelry and more to benefit Greenbelt's land conservation work. Interested artists must submit an application and required elements by April 15th.
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