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Developing Massachusetts, acre by acre

From 2005 to 2013, the town of Ayer added 15.42 acres of newly developed land per square mile, more than any town in the state. A look at how much land was newly developed in Massachusetts towns between 2005 and 2013, in acres per square mile:

SOURCE: Mass Audubon

Patrick Garvin/Globe Staff

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