Plan Your GMOW Events now!
It's time to start planning for the next Great Maine Outdoor Weekend, happening on September 25-27. GMOW is a fun way to encourage healthy outdoor activities at all levels, AND an opportunity to reach out beyond your organization's current supporters and make new friends.
3rd Annual Stewardship Field Day
If you are one of our dedicated land stewards, please hold Thursday, October 15th, for our annual Stewardship Field Day. Anyone who works or volunteers in Maine in a land stewardship role is welcome to attend.
Conference Keynote Video
The video of the 2015 Conference Keynote address by Dr. Caroline Noblet is now available to view. Watch now.
Featured Conservation Story
Today, the legislature failed to override the Governor’s veto of LD 1378, legislation that would have taken politics out of voter-approved state bond issues. While the Senate voted 25-9 to override the veto, the House voted 91 to 52 to sustain the veto – defeating the bill.
Land Trust News
April 28, 2015
Maine Coast Heritage Trust (MCHT) has named Dr. Owen Grumbling as recipient of the 2015 Espy Land Heritage Award. Each year MCHT presents the award to an individual, organization, or coalition for exemplary conservation efforts in Maine.
March 10, 2015
For the second time in three years, Governor Paul LePage is holding up voter-approved bond funds from the State’s Land for Maine’s Future (LMF) Program.