Eastern Maine Land Protection Assistant
Department: Land Protection
Region: Mount Desert Island
Soren comes to MCHT after working in lake conservation in New Hampshire. Before that, he graduated from Colby College with a degree in environmental computation. Soren lives in Blue Hill and enjoys bushwhacking through the Maine woods (mostly after the fact).
Soren has worked for MCHT since 2022.
On the conservation: Even as communities in Maine shift and grow, the state’s land area remains the same. Land protection ensures that land and all its resources remain accessible to Mainers.
On the job: As the Eastern Maine Land Protection Assistant, Soren assists both the Land Protection and Stewardship departments with cartography and baseline reporting.