Cape Cod Conservation Guide | Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce

The Natural Environment

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Cape Cod’s scenic beauty and pristine coastline are enjoyed and appreciated by thousands of visitors each year. This presents a consequent need to constantly protect the Cape and its unique qualities, with special attention given to the conservation of the local environment and natural resources. These conservation efforts are the focus of several important organizations on Cape Cod, including:

Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound

Association to Preserve Cape Cod

Cape Cod Commission

Cape Cod Land Bank Program

Cape Cod National Seashore

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Cape & Islands Self Reliance

Cape Light Compact

Department of Conservation

International Fund for Animal Welfare

Massachusetts Bays Program

Orenda Wildlife Land Trust

Center for Coastal Studies

Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary

Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve

Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary