7 Lakes Alliance

Organization Information

WebsiteClick to visit
Street137 Main St.
BoxPO Box 250
Town/CityBelgrade Lakes, Maine 04918
CountiesFranklin, Kennebec, and Somerset
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-495-6039

Service Area

Belgrade Lakes Watershed region, including Belgrade, Manchester, Mercer, Mount Vernon, New Sharon, Norridgewock, Oakland, Readfield, Rome, Sidney, Smithfield, and Vienna.

Key Facts

  • Cooperate with the local lake associations and conservation groups on conservation efforts
  • Cooperate with area schools to promote natural resources education
  • Make educational presentations to planning board and selectmen
  • Provide information and referrals about conservation issues
  • Accept easements or title on lands
  • Sponsor Youth Conservation Corps each summer of local high school students who spend the summer fixing erosion and other non-point sources of pollution around the Belgrade Lakes
  • Umbrella organization for the five lakes associations in the Belgrade chain of lakes
  • Applied for and received EPA/DEP 319 Grants to address NPS Pollution around the watershed.
  • Developed watershed management plan for Belgrade Lakes Watershed
  • Worked on the Kennebec Highlands project, a proposal to the LMFB to protect 5,980+ acres in Kennebec County for more info, pleaase see this website:
  • Coordinating efforts to prevent the spread of invasive aquatic species in the region including Courtesy Boat Inspections and invasive plant patrols.

Main Contact

NameLaura Rose Day
AddressPO Box 250, Belgrade Lakes, ME 04918
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-495-6039

Alternate Contact

NameMel Croft
TitlePast President
Address90 Eastwood Lane, Smithfield, ME 04978
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-362-5340

7 Lakes Alliance is an accredited land trust.

Accredited Land Trust