Petersham has 60 square miles of open space, 88% of the total, and 45 miles of public trails.
The major open space properties in Petersham are: Quabbin Reservoir Reservation , East Quabbin/Dana , Harvard Forest , Brooks Woodland Preserve , Federated Women's Club State Forest , and Swift River Reservation . There are 19 open space properties in total.
The largest open space landowners in Petersham are: DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection, Harvard University, Department of Fish and Game, DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation, and The Trustees of Reservations.
|Landowner||Properties||Area In Petersham Acres|
|DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection||3||30006|
|Department of Fish and Game||5||1546|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||2||1471|
|The Trustees of Reservations||2||1165|
See all 7 landowners in Petersham
|Landowner||Name||Type||Area In Petersham Acres||Trails miles|
|DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection||Quabbin Reservoir Reservation||Conservation||20973||55|
|DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection||East Quabbin/Dana||Conservation||8906||32|
|Harvard University||Harvard Forest||Conservation||3156||11|
|The Trustees of Reservations||Brooks Woodland Preserve||Conservation||725||5|
|DCR - Division of State Parks and Recreation||Federated Women's Club State Forest||Conservation||992||3|
|The Trustees of Reservations||Swift River Reservation||Conservation||440||2|