There's no place like the Maine coast...
...and we’re on a mission to keep it open, healthy, working, and beautiful.
Become an Anchor and join the community of people making a difference every month. More trails, campsites, boat launches, places to get outside. A coast more resilient to climate change. That's what you make possible.
Putting Your Donations to Work
coastal islands protected
miles of trail
Stories from the Coast
While working with the Falmouth Land Trust, Vlad and I were able to help with some bridge-building projects. It was so fun to learn basic carpentry skills and put together small walking bridges along the trails. There’s a real sense of accomplishment that comes from completing each bridge and walking over it.Read More
Every time you walk on a preserve or a trail think about how many hands have touched the path that makes it possible for you to be there (it is probably more than you think).Read More
I’ve been quick to find that there’s no singular reason that people enter the land trust world. Conservation means different things for everyone, whether that’s making hiking trails, preserving land that you have a connection with, or restoring the health of damaged environmental sites.Read More
Now, having talked with so many people from different backgrounds, I am starting to appreciate and better understand factors like public access, healthy living, watershed conservation, historical preservation, carbon sequestration, and environmental education as they relate to lands and the way we conserve them.Read More
What We’re Working on Now
Learn more about our ongoing conservation efforts and how you can make a difference for the Maine coast through specific causes or places you care about.
Initiatives to Make the Maine Coast More Resilient to Climate Change
Special Projects, Programs, and Campaigns
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Stay up to date on important conservation news, field trips and events, and how you can help care for the coast.