Videos from the Coast

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

A Coastal Moment from Pierce Pond, Penobscot, Maine

Pierce Pond is part of the Bagaduce River watershed, the largest freshwater wetlands complex on the Blue Hill Peninsula. Over the past several years, MCHT has worked with partners to restore the watershed and enhance fish passage for alewives.

Take a Tour – Erickson Fields Preserve, Rockport, Maine

Erickson Fields Preserve is an educational vegetable farm and land preserve dedicated to spreading agricultural education and environmental awareness to the surrounding community.

A Coastal Moment from Little Whaleboat Island, Harpswell, Maine

Little Whaleboat Island in Casco Bay has long been used and loved by locals. Now for sale, that access could be cut off. MCHT is working to protect Little Whaleboat Island and open it permanently to the public.

A Coastal Moment from Blue Horizons Preserve, Bar Harbor, Maine

The rocky beach on Blue Horizons Preserve in Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island is a spectacular spot to watch the sun set on a summer evening.

Take a Tour – Long Point Preserve in Machiasport, Maine

With a rich history, this scenic point in Machiasport boasts incredible natural beauty with sweeping views to the islands of outer Machias Bay.

A Coastal Moment from the Cousins River, Yarmouth and Freeport, Maine

Currently Maine Coast Heritage Trust, Royal River Conservation Trust (RRCT), and Freeport Conservation Trust (FCT) are working together to conserve 220-acres on the river, protecting critical salt marsh and creating a new public preserve.

A Coastal Moment from Forbes Pond Preserve, Gouldsboro, Maine

In recent years, through a series of conservation projects, MCHT has conserved nearly the entire periphery of Forbes Pond.

A Coastal Moment from Monroe Island Preserve, Owls Head, Maine

Located in Owls Head and not far from the mainland, 225-acre Monroe Island is an MCHT preserve boasting classic Maine coast scenery.

A Coastal Moment from the Blue Hill Peninsula, Maine

In this video, we’re floating up a stretch of Meadow Brook, which is part of the Bagaduce River watershed, the largest freshwater wetlands complex on the Blue Hill Peninsula.