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Celebrating 50 years of keeping the coast open, healthy, working, and beautiful

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Celebrating 50 years of keeping the coast open, healthy, working, and beautiful

Putting Your Donations to Work

154,150

acres conserved

328

coastal islands protected

93

miles of trail

143

preserves

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Give to Conserve the Maine Coast

Beyond giving back to the coast you love, when you donate to MCHT you’ll receive:

  • an insider guide to MCHT preserves
  • a "Keep the Coast Maine" bumper sticker
  • special discounts on field trips and events

Stories from the Coast

The Gift of Old Point

In March of 2020, the Hartline sons and their families gifted the Old Point property in Lamoine to Maine Coast Heritage Trust to own and manage as a public preserve.

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Life at the Farm

Aldermere Farm’s General Manager Heidi Baker offers an update from Aldermere Farm in the midst of COVID-19 and calving season.

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Hope, Admiration, and Inspiration

MCHT President Tim Glidden reflects on the land conservation community’s response to COVID-19.

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My Favorite Preserve – Monroe Island

Soon after moving to Owls Head, Dave Waddell found and fell for Monroe Island Preserve. Here he shares what he loves about it.

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The Friends of Oophila Amblystomatis

In his ongoing salamander egg studies, MCHT land steward Kirk Gentalen learns about the super special algae that turns salamander eggs green.

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Give Today

Protect coastal lands. Save habitat. Create more trails, campsites, and public water access. Empower Maine communities to save the places that make people’s lives better—from community gardens to public boat launches to working farms and forests.

Stay in Touch

Stay up to date on important conservation news, field trips and events, and how you can help care for the coast.

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