The Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is the only organization dedicated solely to protecting the natural and cultural resources of Harpswell, Maine. Our mission is to protect Harpswell’s natural open spaces, islands, shoreline, and cultural heritage for current and future generations through education, conservation and landowner assistance.
Outcome of Stover’s Point Preserve Community Meeting
Last week Harpswell Heritage Land Trust held a community meeting for those who live near or care about Stover’s Point Preserve. Around 45 people attended the meeting, attesting to the love that people feel for this beautiful spot. Local residents and users of the preserve voiced concerns about noise, traffic, nighttime parties, fireworks, loose dogs, trash […]Learn More
Join us for a Community Meeting About Stover’s Point Preserve on August 20
Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is holding a community meeting for those who live near or care about Stover’s Point Preserve. We have received several complaints about users of the preserve, and we want to hear about what you see happening there and what concerns you. This meeting will help inform the Land Trust’s future visitor guidelines and […]Learn More
Harpswell Heritage Land Trust Achieves National Accreditation
By Doug Warren Capping a rigorous, five-year process, the Harpswell Heritage Land Trust has met the necessary standards and been accredited by the national Land Trust Alliance. Only 301 land trusts nationwide, including 20 in Maine, have received accreditation, according to the Maine Land Trust Network. Accreditation is a mark of distinction, showing that a […]Learn More