2024 Conference FAQs

Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions. If your question is not answered here, contact us at  

The workshop I wanted to attend is full. Can I be put on a waiting list? Yes, call us at (207) 729-7366 or email , let us know which workshop you had hoped to attend, and we will put your name on our waiting list. If a space becomes available, we will contact you. 

What is the cost for the 2024 Conference? The cost of registration for the Maine Land Conservation Conference is $95 and includes access to all presentations and meetings with the exception of the Conference social on Friday evening. Scholarships are available if the cost is an obstacle for you to attend. See FAQ on scholarships below. Tickets for the social gathering on Friday evening at Flight Deck Brewing with a cash bar are $15 each (includes entrance and pizza). 

Will the 2024 Conference be recorded? This year, none of the presentations will be recorded.

I can’t find my confirmation email. What should I do? If you have a Google email account (Gmail), please check the Promotions tab and your spam folder. Otherwise, email us and we can try resending your confirmation. 

How do I apply for a scholarship? We want our conference to be accessible to all. Through the generosity of an anonymous donor, MCHT is proud to offer scholarships to cover registration. If you would like to attend the conference but cost is an obstacle, contact Donna at with the subject line: Conference Scholarship inquiry, or call 207-607-4577.

Can I pay for my registration with a check? Yes, we are happy to take payment by check until April 1st. Checks should be made out to MCHT with “conference” written on the memo line, and mailed to: MCHT, 1 Bowdoin Mill Island, Suite 201, Topsham, ME 04086. Call us at 207-729-7366 to provide payment by credit card over the phone. After 4/1, you must pay with a credit card.

My plans have changed unexpectedly. Can I cancel and get a refund? You may cancel your registration and receive a refund until April 1st. After that, we’re not able to offer a refund. Thank you for understanding.

I have accessibility concerns. What should I do? The Mt. Ararat Middle School and Orion Performing Arts Center has handicapped parking, entrances, and an elevator to the second floor. If you have other needs, please contact us at . We will do everything we can to accommodate your needs.