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Maine Coast Heritage Trust presents the Maine Land Conservation Conference for and with Maine’s robust land conservation community. We come together to train on best practices in all aspects of land trust work, connect with our peers, and grapple with the most pressing issues facing land conservation today.

  • Scroll to the bottom of this page for key documents, below our list of sponsors
  • Download the conference brochure
  • NEW THIS YEAR! This year we will offer roundtable discussions at the end of the day rather than a 3rd workshop session. Don't miss this opportunity to both listen and share your own expertise in one of nine topical group discussions (Saturday workshop list). Be sure to sign up when you register.

Majora Carter - Keynote Speaker

Building Proud Communities

When New York City wanted to bring 40% of its trash to her neighborhood in the South Bronx, Majora Carter pushed back. Her goal of building a prouder community grew to include more than just green space.

In partnership with local government, businesses, and neighborhood organizations she has improved opportunities for transportation, fitness and recreation, nutrition, and economic development. Majora’s lessons learned will remind us that environment is just one component in building a stronger, healthier community.


Appalachian Mountain Club
Baker Newman Noyes
Douglas McDaniel & Campo
EA Engineering, Science and Technology, Inc., PBC
Ethos Marketing
FB Environmental Associates, LLC
Highstead Foundation
Stern Consulting International
FB Environmental Associates, LLC
Highstead Foundation
Karen Schaller Fundraising Database Consultant LLC
New England Forestry Foundation

*Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


The following documents are all PDFs.

Recently added

  • Free parking for Friday events at the Brunswick Hotel and Tavern is available in both their upper and lower lots, along Station Ave, Noble Street, and Potter Street; and in the Town Hall parking lot at the end of Station Ave when available. Paid parking is available in the Union Street Long-Term Lot (train/bus lot) near Brooks Farm and Feed (behind Hannaford). 
  • We're sorry. Both our Timber Harvesting and Exploring Carbon Pools Friday Field Courses have filled to capacity




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