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About Maine Coast Heritage Trust

Mission Statement

Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) conserves and stewards Maine's coastal lands and islands for their renowned scenic beauty, ecological value, outdoor recreational opportunities, and contribution to community well-being. MCHT provides statewide conservation leadership through its work with land trusts, coastal communities and other partners.

MCHT's organizational values include:

  • A commitment to voluntary land conservation
  • Embracing the highest ethical standards
  • Dedication to excellence in our work
  • Working in a collaborative, pragmatic and problem solving fashion
  • The view that responsible stewardship of conserved lands is a primary obligation
  • Instilling a conservation ethic by connecting people to the land

For more information about the Trust, please contact us. A staff directory is also available for your convenience.