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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

152,500

acres conserved

327

coastal islands protected

90

miles of trail

137

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

Maine’s Native Roundleaf Sundew: A Profile

Essay and illustration by MCHT land steward Amanda Devine, part of the Voices from the Coast project to celebrate peoples’ deep connection to the Maine coast and MCHT’s 50 years of land conservation.

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Learning with Kids – On Ice!

Kirk takes local fifth and sixth graders on an adventure to his favorite place—the marsh behind his house in St. George.

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Spring Tide

A poem by Nancy Nielsen, part of the Voices from the Coast project to celebrate peoples’ deep connection to the Maine coast and MCHT’s 50 years of land conservation.

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Getting Outside – Safely – in the Midst of COVID-19

While practicing social distancing, you can get outside and enjoy the health benefits—both physical and mental—of MCHT’s public preserves.

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Tracking Animals at Erickson Fields

Bloody adventures from a winter tracking walk at Erickson Fields Preserve in Rockport.

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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.