MCHT protected Lookout Rock in Brooksville in the spring of 2018. Since then, stewards have been hard at work turning it into a public preserve.
Every spring, bird and mammal populations swell. But as the summer goes on, populations dwindle. What’s this about?
MCHT Land Steward Kirk Gentalen falls for Maine’s native flowers—and tells you all about some of his favorites.
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.
When songbirds migrate through Maine in the spring, you better believe MCHT steward Kirk Gentalen is outside listening and looking for warblers.
MCHT President Tim Glidden pauses to take stock of where the organization is in the spring of 2019, and where we go from here.
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.
Take a closer look at wood frog and spotted salamander eggs and egg masses found on MCHT preserves this time of year
Beyond trail building: A look into the multifaceted work of land stewardship at MCHT
Jeff Romano pounds the pavement in Augusta, working on behalf of Maine’s land conservation community
Looking to spot semi-aquatic animals this winter? Find a hole in the ice near you!
Wildlife tracks, trails, and what to make of them—your guide to winter wandering through Maine marshes
Forced south of their typical range due to food shortage, the Maine coast is seeing some special birds this season