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Peaks Island Land Preserve

Contact Information

Main Contact

  • John Whitman, President
  • PO Box 99
  • Peaks Island, ME 04108
  • Phone: 207-774-7474 
  • Email:

Mission Statement

The acquisition, preservation and stewardship of Peaks Island lands for the use and enjoyment of islanders and visitors.


Peaks Island

Quick Facts

  • Number of Staff: 0.00
  • Membership: 250
  • Annual Meeting: July
  • Acres owned: 48
  • Number of Parcels: 10
  • Acres under Conservation Easement: 101
  • Number of Parcels: 1
  • Founded: 1994
  • Do outreach to all year-round and seasonal residents to inform them of our purpose
  • Mounted public relations campaign and various fundraising activities in connection with purchase of Battery Steele
  • Co-sponsor of Island Institute fellowship to study land use issues and undertake mapping on Peaks Island
  • Working with City of Portland on preservation of open space land now owned by the city

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