Property Details

Size: 20 acres

Location: Sparrow Lake

Year Acquired: 2014

Wetland: 15 acres

 

Property Info

The Darker Conservation Easement is located on Duck Bay on the western shoreline of Sparrow Lake. The agreement was made in an attempt to limit the amount of development on Sparrow Lake, and preserve the green space that borders the shoreline. The property includes some upland forested areas with sugar maple, beech, basswood, yellow birch, hemlock, white pine, and white ash tree species. There are also swamp species including silver maple, black ash, and white cedar. There are historical records of species at risk on the property.