Focus on nature on the Maine coast

Want to learn more about flora and fauna? You’re in the right place.


Experience nature with MCHT – Upcoming trips and events


Month of March: Maple Sugaring Program - CANCELLED

During the month of March, visit Aldermere Farm to learn hands-on about the process of maple sugaring from start to finish!


March 25: “Voices from the Coast” Celebration - POSTPONED

We regret to inform you that, as part of the effort to reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), Maine Coast Heritage Trust is postponing the March 25 event celebrating the Voices from the Coast publication at the Portland Museum of Art. Learn more.


Experience nature on your own


Bring Your Binoculars

MCHT’s long-time Director of Stewardship, Jane Arbuckle, has tips on preserves for birders to check out.


Nature Bummin’ with Kirk

The MCHT land steward offers jaw-dropping photos and funny, fact-packed stories from his midcoast adventures in nature.


Maine’s Ecology: A Celebration

People share art, writing, photography, and quotes about the incredible nature of Maine.


Explore Vernal Pools!

In a short video, MCHT land steward Kirk Gentalen offers tips on where to look and what you might see!