Newton has 2 square miles of open space, 9% of the total, and 21 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Newton are: Cochituate Aqueduct Linear Open Space , Webster Conservation Area , Edmands Park , Hammond Pond Reservation , Upper Charles River Reservation Greenway , and Charles River Reservation . There are 139 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Newton are: City of Newton, DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation, Nahanton Realty, Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston, and Newton Theological Institute.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Newton Acres|
|City of Newton||97||547|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||30||234|
|Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston||1||25|
|Newton Theological Institute||1||11|
See all 14 landowners in Newton
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Newton Acres||Trails miles|
|City of Newton||Cochituate Aqueduct Linear Open Space||Conservation||29||2|
|Webster Conservation Area||Conservation||90||2|
|City of Newton||Edmands Park||Park||36||2|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Hammond Pond Reservation||Conservation||56||1|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Upper Charles River Reservation Greenway||Recreation Ground||7||1|
|DCR - Division of Urban Parks and Recreation||Charles River Reservation||Recreation Ground||23||1|