Maine Coast Heritage Trust
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Putting Your Donations to Work
coastal islands protected
miles of trail
Stories from the Coast
For a nature bum like Kirk Gentalen, deciding what to write about can sometimes be challenging. Kirk sees cool things every day and there’s so much to choose from! And sometimes you don’t ever really see what’s right in front of you…
Take a closer look at wood frog and spotted salamander eggs and egg masses found on MCHT preserves this time of year
The mother Fisher delivers a litter with one to six (average two – three) youngsters called “Kits”, born blind, helpless, and are partially covered with fine hair.
How we’re utilizing regenerative farming practice to mitigate climate change impacts at our agricultural preserves in Rockport.
MCHT has been engaging in “natural climate solutions” for over fifty years, which is a critical component of the multi-faceted approach we must take to slow the rate of climate change and mitigate its impacts.
What We’re Working on Now
Learn more about our ongoing conservation efforts and how you can make a difference for the Maine coast through specific causes or places you care about.
Initiatives to Make the Maine Coast More Resilient to Climate Change
Special Projects, Programs, and Campaigns
Stay in Touch
Stay up to date on important conservation news, field trips and events, and how you can help care for the coast.