Conserved Land

Conserved Land in Sharon

Approximate, as of
May 1, 2009 :

Town owned: 876 acres:

  • Town Forest
  • Area around Brick Schoolhouse
  • Cemeteries (2)

Nonprofit Conservation Organization-owned: 3,028 acres

  • Society for the Protection of NH Forests: 2,085 acres.
  • New England Forestry Foundation: 895 acres
  • The NH Nature Conservancy: 48 acres, Wales Preserve

State Owned: 188 acres

  • Annett¬†State Forest , on Rte. 124
  • Wapack Trail parking area, on Temple Road

Permanently Protected by Conservation Easement: 899 acres

  • Bross, on Sharon/Peterborough border – to SPNHF (91 acres in 1978)
  • Land, on Cross Road, to SPNHF (3 acres in 1990)
  • Lockwood, on Sharon/Temple border – to NEFF (120 acres in 1999)
  • Kohak, on Swamp Road, to SPNHF (11 acres in 1999)
  • Burgess, on Swamp Road – to SPNHF (50 acres in 2000)
  • Fenno, on Rte. 124 – to SPNHF (50 acres in 2000)
  • O’Rourke, on Temple Road – to NEFF (200 acres in 2001)
  • Fenno, on Jarmany Hill Rd., to the Monadnock Conservancy (20 acres in 2001)
  • Booth, on Spring Hill Road, to the Monadnock Conservancy (120 acres in 2001)
  • Newton, on Spring Hill Road, to the Monadnock Conservancy (98 acres in 2001)
  • Dugdale, on Jarmany Hill Road,¬†to the Monadnock Conservancy (136 acres in 2006)
  • Matthews, on Cross Road, to the Monadnock Conservancy (88.9 acres in 2009)