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  • The “Land Trusts Work for Maine” Report

    In 2017, Maine Land Trust Network conducted a survey to learn more about the impact of land conservation on Maine communities. The results blew us away.

  • Postcard Cheesy, But True

    Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s year-round staff is made up of 54 people with one thing in common: we love the Maine coast.

  • The Buck Stopped Here

    What do you get when you put together a fisher trail, a deer carcass, and a game camera? A fun few days in the woods and a lot of awesome photos.

  • I Dream of Alewives

    “What’s your dream?” That’s the question Maine Coast Heritage Trust’s Senior Project Manager Ciona Ulbrich put to Bailey Bowden, head of the Penobscot Alewife Committee, the first time they met in March of 2015.

  • You Otter Follow That Trail

    When tracking the North American River Otter on the Maine coast, look out for latrines and belly slides.

  • Get Out on the Maine Coast this Winter

    MCHT wants to help you fend off cabin fever. Here are some great places to get outside on the coast in the wintertime.

  • Bushes, Berries & the Birds that Eat Them

    Curious about the bushes blazing red on Maine roadsides in late fall and the birds that feast on the berries?

  • Trails To Bring You to the Coast

    Maine Coast Heritage Trust thinks about trails and stone staircases and how to keep your feet dry on a wet walk through the woods so that you don’t have to.

  • A Future for Jones Marsh

    A creative conservation project on Mount Desert Island protects important salt marsh and helps support the creation of much-needed workforce housing.

  • I’m an Amanita Man

    Who else is digging (ha!) all the mushrooms to be found in Maine this fall? MCHT Land Steward and mushroom lover Kirk Gentalen shares his fungal adventures from the midcoast. Learn something new about mushrooms with “looks that kill” and have a laugh while you’re at it…

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