coastal islands protected
miles of trail
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
What We're Working on Now
Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s work spans the entire coast and involves dozens of conservation projects at any given time. Here’s more information about some projects currently underway:
Stories from the Coast
MCHT land steward Kirk Gentalen takes part in the Christmas Bird Count and, as always, resists the temptation to track mammals.Read More
MCHT is partnering with the newly formed Knox County Gleaners and other organizations to get healthy food in the hands of those who need it.Read More
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.