Kennebec Land Trust

Organization Information

WebsiteClick to visit
Street331 Main St.
BoxPO Box 261
Town/CityWinthrop, Maine 04364
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-377-2848

Service Area

Kennebec River and lakes region of central Maine: Kennebec County: Augusta, Chelsea, Farmingdale, Fayette, Gardiner, Hallowell, Litchfield, Manchester, Monmouth, Mount Vernon, Pittston, Randolph, Readfield, Sidney, Vassalboro, Vienna, Wayne, West Gardin

Key Facts

  • 2015 KLT Lyceum: History, Geology, and ecology of Howard Hill sponsored by Kennebec Savings Bank; Contact KLT office for more info
  • Newest fee acquisition: 26 acres, Augusta: Kennebec River Conservation Corridor – Judy Kane Parcel
  • Newest easement: 72 acres, Vienna: Vienna Woods Conservation Area
  • Newest trail: Vienna Woods Trails (1.6 miles)

  • 2013 KLT Lyceum: Maine Mammals and their Habitats; sponsored by Stantec; Contact KLT office for more info
  • Newest acquisition: 90 acres, Winthrop: Little Cobbossee Oatway Preserve
  • Newest trail: Meadowbrook Trail, Fayette

  • 2012 KLT 10th Anniversary Lyceum: Maine’s Aquatic Biodiversity; sponsored by the Nature Conservancy; Contact KLT office for more info
  • Newest acquisition: 44 acres, Vassalboro: Seawards Mills Stream Conservation Area
  • Newest trail: Seawards Mills Stream


2011-2012 – A Year of Awards for KLT

  • April, 2011 – Howard Lake, KLT Founding Board Member: Goldfarb Center Philanthropy Award, Colby College
  • December, 2011 – Norm Rodrigue, KLT Director, Bank of Maine Leaders and Luminarie, top award with a gift of $10,000.00 to KLT
  • March 2012 – KLT: 2012 Excellence in Environmental Education Program Award from the Maine Environmental Education Association.

  • August, 2010 released first book: Between Person and Place: Conservation Histories from the Kennebec Land Trust. Interviews with 18 land donors, photographs of properties, updated map.

  • 2009 KLT a founding partner with Maine Forest Service, of the Kennebec Woodland Partnership; info:

Kennebec Land Trust is an accredited land trust.

Accredited Land Trust

Main Contact

NameTheresa Kerchner
TitleExecutive Director
AddressP.O. Box 261, 331 Main St., Winthrop, ME 04364
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-377-2848

Alternate Contact

NameKim Vandermeulen