Since 1961, Greenbelt has helped landowners, farmers, cities, towns and organizations realize their land conservation vision. As a result of our combined efforts, we have protected over 16,000 acres of land.
- Greenbelt owns and manages 5400 acres of conserved landscapes across Essex County. All properties owned by Greenbelt are open to the public free of charge. Explore our Properties will help you find the perfect Greenbelt spot to hike, paddle, bike, cross-country ski or paint and enjoy many other outdoor activities.
- We hold over 200 conservation restrictions, permanently protecting an additional 5,000 acres, owned by private individuals, municipalities or organizations.
- We have helped conserve thousands of additional acres with a variety of partners across Essex County.