News, Publications, and Videos

Here you’ll find the latest in MCHT’s land conservation news, tips for exploring the coast, dispatches from field staff, and more.

Tour a preserve, learn from a land steward, or enjoy calming coastal moments.

Recipes from Erickson Fields Preserve: the Kale and Garlic Scapes Edition

Maine Coast Heritage Trust staff and friends of Erickson Fields Preserve in Rockport put together a cooking video featuring plentiful veggies on the farm—kale and garlic scapes—to inspire your next local and healthful meal.

Maine Heritage Newsletters

Twice a year, we publish three editions of the Maine Heritage newsletter. The Coast-wide edition highlights noteworthy land conservation projects throughout the state while the Midcoast and Downeast versions focus in on those respective regions.

Voices from the Coast

A collection of artwork and words by photographers, painters, poets, and more in celebration of MCHT’s 50th anniversary and the Maine coast we work together to protect.

MCHT Annual Reports

At the end of each year, we look back on the conservation successes donors made possible.

Two artists show paintings from their time in the wilds of Maine

September 13, 2021

Bob Keyes

The Portland Press Herald

Hiking in Maine: A hiker’s guide to some great island adventures along Maine’s coast

September 5, 2021

Carey Kish

The Portland Press Herald

Snow’s Cove Road reopens to traffic

August 26, 2021

Jeffrey B. Roth

The Weekly Packet

To the Editor: Salmon farm incompatibility

August 24, 2021

Tim Glidden

Mount Desert Islander

Town, local groups envision dike replacement possibility

August 24, 2021

Sarah Craighead Dedmon

Machias Valley News Observer

Conservation groups look to raise funds for accessible outdoor recreation trail in brunswick

August 23, 2021

C. Thacher Carter

The Times Record