Medfield Meadow Lots

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Medfield Meadow Lots
Open space reserve
Location Medfield, Massachusetts
Biome Charles River floodplain
Founded 1968
Management The Trustees of Reservations
Area 16 acres (6.5 ha)
Website: Medfield Meadow Lots

Medfield Meadow Lots are a group of wetland meadows—Pratt Meadow, Perry Meadow, and Hinsdale Meadow—located in the Charles River floodplain within Medfield, Massachusetts, United States. The lots, totaling 16 acres (6.5 ha), are accessible by canoe or kayak only. They were acquired as an open space reserve via land donation by Henry L. Shattuck in 1968.

The Medfield Meadow Lots are part of a cooperative effort of non-profit organizations and public agencies to protect the natural and ecological character of the Charles River. Including the meadow lots, The Trustees of Reservations has protected over 4,000 acres (1,600 ha) of land on the Charles River floodplain.

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Coordinates: 42°12′11″N 71°20′36″W / 42.20306°N 71.34333°W / 42.20306; -71.34333