Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team was established and began locating and certifying vernal ponds in 1990 as a joint venture with the New England Herpetological Society. In 2006 we became a Federal 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team
Our Mission... the Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to vernal pond conservation and education since 1990. Our focus is vernal ponds. The issue is the preservation of wildlife habitat, which is ultimately about the health of the planet.
Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team Fundraising Match 2022
A generous Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team supporter, The Echo Charitable Foundation (TECF) of Ipswich, Massachusetts, has committed to match every donation we receive in 2022 up to $25,000.
You know that our mission is the preservation of wildlife habitat which is ultimately about the health of our planet. In order to accomplish that, our focus is vernal pond conservation and eduction. With your support this matching campaign will allow us to greatly enhance our programmatic capacity.
Here’s how it works: Make a tax-deductible donation to the Cape Ann Vernal Pond Team by midnight December 31, 2022, and your donation will be matched dollar for dollar — up to $25,000!
This is an incredible gift and with your support, we will have an even greater impact on our little corner of the world.
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Exciting News from Director Rick Roth!
Our Vision for the future is to open a Wildlife Center on Cape Ann. This will not be restricted to vernal ponds - all kinds of New England habitat will be represented. The Center will also include the following:
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