In East Machias, when a local sliding hill went up for sale, MCHT was able to conserve it, ensuring kids will always be able to access this special spot.
An extraordinary, generous gift is realizing a more connected future for Maine’s coastal rivers.
This Mount Desert Island project offers potential for expanded public access to a lovely trail system and programming.
To protect the ecological value of conserved lands, we need to pay attention to the quality of the water running along their shores.
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.
When Melissa Lee joined MCHT’s stewardship staff in 1999, she also began a program—The Lubec Outing Club—to get local kids outside. Twenty years later, it’s still going strong.
Beyond trail building: A look into the multifaceted work of land stewardship at MCHT
An MCHT volunteer shares her experience taking care of a local preserve with her daughter
On Giving Tuesday 2018, donors gave over $20,000 to Keep the Coast Open
MCHT Teen Ag crew member tells of her experience growing food for her community at Erickson Fields Preserve
One day, $10,474, more than 13 clean Maine beaches—donors made it happen!
A conservation intern gains problem-solving skills while working for a local land trust.
From Washington County to the wilds of Sagadahoc—a conservation intern covers new ground.
Musings on the importance of donors, members, and volunteers—and why it’s fun to work outside!