THE STORY OF BCT. For over 40 years, BCT has been part of the Brewster community, working to preserve open space, wildlife habitat, and water quality. We’re part of the reason Brewster is known as “the conservation town.” Watch the inspiring story of how a few Brewster residents laid the groundwork for a healthier and […]
May 15, 2023 – TOGETHER WE GOT IT DONE! After little more than a year, BCT is delighted to announce the successful conclusion of the Conservation for the Community capital campaign. Shortly after the Town’s acquisition of the former Sea Camps Long Pond Property in October of 2021, BCT announced the Conservation for the Community […]
Water your garden, and help conserve water at the same time! WATCH our VIDEO on how to set up and use a rain barrel here. Fills up even after just one rain and how easy to use! Collect rainwater from your gutter downspout into a 55 gallon rain barrel. Hook them up in tandem for […]
SLOUGH POND – It’s one of the five ponds in Brewster considered “high quality” and we want to keep it that way. To support drinking water wells in southeast Brewster, BCT has acquired nearly six acres in eight mostly small parcels on the shore or within the watershed of Slough Pond. BCT uses a grid […]
Protecting open space, natural resources, and Brewster’s rural character.
Brewster Conservation Day 2024 Saturday, July 13, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm Drummer Boy Park, Brewster, MA For exhibitor information, please contact us. Brewster Conservation Day 2023 Brewster Conservation Day on the Radio BCD is sponsored by the Brewster Conservation Trust, Town of Brewster Natural Resources Department, and The Brewster Ponds Coalition. Thanks to AmeriCorps […]
A special part of Brewster… at a special price. The old bog is reverting to its natural state, shrubs and trees filling in what used to be productive cranberry habitat. It does not have a natural water source. It is in a natural low spot and is a wetland, but… the future of the bog […]