MCHT President Tim Glidden looks back over 50 years of Maine Coast Heritage Trust
This Mount Desert Island project offers potential for expanded public access to a lovely trail system and programming.
This bold coast preserve was featured in Down East magazine’s 2019 June edition, followed by a reader response offering a unique take on the conservation of this stellar preserve.
After decades of loving and caring for land on Beals Island, a woman and her family make the decision to conserve it through Maine Coast Heritage Trust.
Generous landowners donate easements on their extraordinary MDI properties, forever protecting iconic viewsheds on MDI.
20 years ago, Albert Chatfield Jr. bequeathed his saltwater farm and world-class herd of Belted Galloways to MCHT, and so many have given to make it what it is today.
Conservation projects up and down the coast keep the coast open, healthy, and working
85 acres along the Penobscot River now comprise Nibezun, a cultural center promoting healing and sustainability
Blue Hill Heritage Trust, Island Heritage Trust, and MCHT partner to protect land on Caterpillar Hill, now owned by BHHT
Pell Island makes MCHT’s 11th preserve in the archipelago between Stonington and Isle au Haut.
On MDI, MCHT is protecting critical wildlife and salt marsh habitat while working with local organization to create affordable workforce housing.
Conserving connected landscapes on the Maine coast
Years ago MCHT helped conserve much of Sears Island; today the Friends of Sears Island are bringing it to life
Siblings work with MCHT to protect the land their parents loved
Donors help MCHT protect eight special places over several months