Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve & Laudholm Trust

Organization Information

WebsiteClick to visit
Street342 Laudholm Farm Road
Town/CityWells, Maine 04090
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-646-1555
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Service Area

Southern Maine and coastal New Hampshire

Key Facts

  • Wells National Estuarine Research Reserve
  • Headquartered at Historic Laudholm Farm, the Reserve is open year round for public enjoyment, with seven miles of trails, through woodlands, salt marshes, and beach offering public programs and exhibits in spring, summer, and fall
  • Our Education Program provides opportunities for people of all ages to learn and gain in-depth knowledge about natural resources.
  • Our Research Program studies ecology and produces information needed to sustain or restore coastal and estuarine habitats and resources
  • Our Coastal Training Program provides science-based information to community leaders, policy-makers, natural resource professionals, regulators, and elected officials to help them make informed decisions about natural resource use and management.
  • Our Stewardship Program manages and protects the natural resources within the Reserve’s boundary, and works with communities and land trusts to conserve and protect coastal watershed resources
  • To request a calendar of activities please e-mail us at the address above

Main Contact

NamePaul Dest
TitleExecutive Director
Address342 Laudholm Farm Road, Wells, ME 04090
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-646-1555

Alternate Contact

NameNik Charov
TitlePresident, Laudholm Trust
AddressP.O. Box 1007, Wells, ME 04090
EmailClick to send
Phone 207-646-4521 x144