Land Bank Advisory Board

The Boards duties are to assist the Land Bank Commission in Acquiring & Managing Conservation Properties within the Town of Oak Bluffs by representing the Interest of the Residents of Oak Bluffs. Presently the Land Bank has Ten Properties under management in our Town consisting of 495.9 acres.

They include:
  • The Southern Woodlands

  • Doug's Cove |

    on Lagoon Pond by the bridge.
  • Quay's Corner |

    near the Hospital.
  • Trade Wind Fields Preserve |

    which connects to

    Farm Pond Preserve.

  • Pecoy Preserve |

    on Sengekontacket Pond.
  • Featherstone Farm

  • Weahtaqua Springs Preserve |

    at the Head of Lagoon Pond.
  • Little Duarte Pond Preserve |

    abutting Thimble Farm.
  • Wapatequa Woods Preserve |

    (in both Oak Bluffs & Tisbury) also adjoining Little Duarte’s Preserve.

We Board Members encourage you to explore these properties.

Here is a LINK to The Martha’s Vineyard Land Bank’s website for maps and more information on all of the Land Bank Properties and policies.        


This Board Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month at the Oak Bluffs Town Hall.

 Members:  Appointing Board:
 Tom Zinno, Chairman  Planning Board
 Chris Alley  Board of Health
 Melanie Bilodeau  Assessors
 Richard Coutinho  Water Commissioners
 Liz Durkee  Conservation
 Rob Hammett  Selectman
 Richard Toole  Parks & Recreation
 Priscilla Sylvia  Land Bank Commission



Call the Land Bank office in Edgartown for copies of Management Plan & Maps: (508) 627-7141