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Georges River Land Trust


Paddling the St. George River, south of White Oak Pond, Warren.


Building a bog bridge on the Georges Highland Path, Hogback Mountain, Montville.


Basket-making workshop.

Contact Information

Main Contact

  • Meg Rasmussen, Executive Director
  • 8 North Main St., Suite 200
  • Rockland, ME 04841
  • Phone: 207-594-5166 
  • Email: meg@grlt.org

    Alternate Contact

    • Annette Naegel, Conservation Project Manager
    • 8 North Main St., Suite 200
    • Rockland, ME 04841
    • Phone: 207-594-5166 
    • Email: annette@grlt.org

MLTN Member

Mission Statement

To conserve the ecosystems and traditional heritage of the Georges River watershed region through permanent land protection, stewardship, education, and outdoor experiences.

Region

Georges River LT serves the Georges River watershed region from Frye Mountain in Montville to Muscongus Bay off Port Clyde and Cushing, including these towns: Liberty, Searsmont, Montville, Appleton, Union, Warren, Hope, Rockport, Rockland, Owls Head, Tho

Quick Facts

  • Number of Staff: 5.00
  • Membership: 950
  • Annual Meeting: September
  • Newsletter: Currents and Ripples (by email bi-monthly)
  • Acres owned: 919
  • Number of Parcels: 19
  • Acres under Conservation Easement: 2,481
  • Number of Parcels: 39
  • Founded: 1987
  • Consultation with landowners, towns and other groups on land protection options and tools available.
  • Creator and steward of a conservation trails system which includes driving, biking and hiking trails throughout the watershed. Most notably, the Georges Highland Path offers 50 miles of low impact hiking trails for the public between Frye Mountain and St. George. Maps available at georgesriver.org/trails.
  • Educational Walks & Talks offered throughout the year.
  • Our annual Gardens in the Watershed Tour is held in July - georgesriver.org/gardens.
  • We offer Revelry for the River events (special tours and parties) throughout the year - georgesriver.org/revelry.

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