Links

Northampton

Northampton Office of Planning and Sustainability
http://www.northamptonma.gov/924/Planning-Sustainability

Lilly Library, which hosts the BBC Archive
http://www.lillylibrary.org/

Neighbors

Pascommuck Conservation Trust (Easthampton)
http://www.pctland.org/

Hilltown Land Trust
http://www.hilltown-land-trust.org/

Kestrel Land Trust
http://www.kestreltrust.org/

Mineral Hills Conservation Area
https://www.facebook.com/Mineral-Hills-Conservation-Area-189340927745407/

MassAudubon Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary
http://www.massaudubon.org/Nature_Connection/Sanctuaries/Arcadia/

The Trustees of Reservations Highland Communities Initiative (Works with our neighboring Hilltown communities, offers workshops on land preservation topics
http://www.thetrustees.org/what-we-care-about/community/highland-communities.html

Issues

Community Preservation Coalition (information about and advocacy for the Community Preservation Act)
http://www.communitypreservation.org/

Housing/Homeless

Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity
https://www.pvhabotat.org

Friends of Hampshire County Homeless Individuals
http://www.hamphomeless.org

Way Finders
https://www.wayfindersma.org

Valley Community Development Corporation
http://valleycdc.com

Northampton Housing Partnership
http://www.northamptonma.gov/1054/Housing-Partnership

Invasive Species

The Norcross Wildlife Sanctuary Web site (has information about invasive plant species and some alternatives for your garden)
http://www.norcrosswildlife.org/

National Invasive Species Information Center (NISIC)
http://www.invasivespeciesinfo.gov/unitedstates/ma.shtml

Information for Landowners

Private Landowner Network (information about land stewardship and conservation)
http://www.privatelandownernetwork.org/

Massachusetts Forest Stewardship Program
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/conservation/forestry-and-fire-control/forest-stewardship-program.html

Statewide

Massachusetts Land Trust Coalition
http://www.massland.org/

Massachusetts Audubon Society “Beacon Hill Roundup”
http://www.massaudubon.org/our-conservation-work/advocacy/