The information presented in this booklet is designed to explain how municipalities and conservation organizations can use Chapter 61 laws to protect important natural resources in their communities. The report advises cities and towns facing conversions of classified lands in the evaluation and potential acquisition of the properties.
Conservation and Land Use Planning Under Massachusetts’ Chapter 61 Laws: A Primer for Cities, Towns and Conservation Organizations
Stacey Francese and Jay Rasku
Athol, MA: Mount Grace Land Trust
November 01, 2007
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