Funding Considered for Mattapoisett Coastal Land Purchase

Aerial view looking southwest over the project area toward Nasketucket Bay. Photo/

Sippican Week: The Nasketucket Bay Land Conservation Project stands to protect 398 acres of land, but finding funding from the town of Mattapoisett may prove difficult.

The Buzzards Bay Coalition is seeking $6 million to purchase the land, located in Mattapoisett and Fairhaven.

Brendan Annett, Vice-President of Watershed Protection, spoke with Selectmen on Tuesday night [January 22] to discuss possible funding options.

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