Category Archives: Orenda News

2019 Fall Newsletter

Bill Huss, A Face of Orenda’s Support and Conservation Vision For William “Bill” Huss, it’s the conservation of open space that will preserve our environment. A few years ago, Huss, who has homes in Wayland and Wellfleet, had asked Orenda … Continue reading

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Orenda Wildlife Land Trust receives grant to enhance habitat for wildlife

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 11, 2019 Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants to Municipalities and Organizations for Wildlife Habitat Management BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded $341,396 to individuals, municipalities and organizations across the state for projects to improve habitat for … Continue reading

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2019 Summer Newsletter

Orenda Springs into Summer at Community Events Orenda shares its mission to “preserve and protect open space for wildlife habitat, fresh air and water quality” by attending community events. We love this sort of engagement! Read more in the newsletter … Continue reading

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Cape Cod Wildlife Festival – 10th Annual

Join Us! For the 10th Annual Cape Cod Wildlife Festival Saturday September 7th, 2019 from 10am to 3pm Long Pasture Wildlife Sanctuary 345 Bone Hill Road Cummaquid, Mass Download a pdf poster here: Cape Cod Wildlife Festival 2019 (pdf)

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Gather on the Grasses

Cape Wildlife Center & Orenda Wildlife Land Trust to Host Gather on the Grasses (Cummaquid, Cape Cod, Mass.) – Bring your own picnic and blanket to spread on the ground for Gather on the Grasses, two informal and engaging lectures … Continue reading

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2019 Spring Newsletter

A Growing Landscape of Protected Acreage Every time Orenda adds open space to our portfolio it’s a win for our mission to preserve and protect open space for wildlife. In the last six months, over 30 acres was added to … Continue reading

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Plympton Woods Amazeen Family Donation

Plympton, 19 acres – 2019 In January, a freshly-recorded deed added 19 acres of woods to Orenda’s portfolio. The land was donated by the Amazeen Family. This valuable acquisition includes acreage at the head of the Jones River Brook in … Continue reading

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2018 Fall Newsletter

Every Precious Parcel In late summer, Orenda Wildlife Land Trust swapped land with the Barnstable Land Trust (BLT). We gave BLT ten acres next to their headquarters in West Barnstable. In return, BLT gifted Orenda the parcel next to Smiths … Continue reading

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0 Meadow Lane, West Barnstable

In late summer of 2018, Orenda Wildlife Land Trust exchanged land with the Barnstable Land Trust (BLT.) We gave BLT 4.52 acres next to their headquarters in West Barnstable. In return, BLT gifted Orenda this parcel measuring .69 acres next … Continue reading

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76 Cheoh Road, Cotuit

76 Cheoh Road, Cotuit, .5 acre – 2018 In July, a half-acre undeveloped lot was donated to Orenda by four neighbors in a Cotuit neighborhood. These folks banded together to purchase the lot that abuts a wetland. It looks like … Continue reading

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