A Better Way, A Better Place
Because of you, 2014 has been a year of remarkable accomplishments, from the forests of the Upper St. John River to the Penobscot River and the Gulf of Maine. Please explore the pages below to see what you've helped us accomplish in 2014.
And with your continued support, think about how 2015 can bring an even better way, an even better place!
You may have seen our ad: Your gift matters for Maine. Give the gift of nature today and help protect it for tomorrow.
2014 Annual Report
Celebrating successes in 2014, made possible by you. See why State Director Mike Tetreault is thankful for your support!
With your support, The Nature Conservancy has made a tangible difference for nature this year — throughout Maine and around the world. THANK YOU! See what you helped accomplish in 2014!
Newly acquired 6,482 acres are part of the forest’s mix of reserve and working forest lands. See why we're celebrating!
As an avid angler and lover of salmon, Charlotte was an enthusiastic supporter of the Penobscot River restoration. Now you can help Charlotte's dream.
It starts with sound science and can’t be done without YOUR support. In 2014, the progress we made together could serve as a practical how-to guide for any state seeking to heal its waterways.
Restoration at The Nature Conservancy’s Spring River Preserve reflects a booming trend that saves communities money, improves safety and reconnects fish habitat. Dive in!
Winner of Down East Magazine's 2014 Best of Maine Award for Best Under-appreciated Destination! By canoe or foot, explore this remarkable wilderness!
Here's one supporter's inspiring story about his passion for preserving the Gulf. What's your story?
Maine loggers Will and Don Cole know that great things happen when conservation and forest professionals work together. See how your support helps Maine forests.
Maine fisherman Kelo Pinkham sees collaboration among scientists, conservationists and fishermen as the route to a healthier Gulf of Maine. See what we’re doing.
As the guy who ensures clean drinking water for Portland, Paul Hunt knows the role healthy forests play for clean water. See how your support protects our waters.
Maine farmers Steve and Seren Sinisi care for the land because the land takes care of them. Your support also helps Maine’s land and those who rely on it. See how.
See how The Nature Conservancy takes a big-picture approach to restoring the Gulf of Maine for people and nature.
It's the season of giving back & giving thanks. Here's one supporter's inspiring story. What's yours?
The Director’s Circle honors generous donors who support our conservation efforts in Maine. Director's Circle members participate in special field trips and other events. Check it out!
See why we're proud to be part of the Penobscot River Restoration Trust and how you're helping to restore this magnificent river. Watch now!
see how, with your support, we're restoring rivers throughout New England, including Maine's Penobscot River. Follow the flow.
Your support helps protect second-largest easement in U.S. See why we're celebrating!
Securing one of America's great recreation areas in Maine.
See the article in Nature Conservancy Magazine.
This unprecedented and innovative effort will restore more than 1,000 river miles of habitat, opening opportunities for people and nature. See the stories
Your support helps us partner with fishermen to restore the Gulf of Maine's traditional fisheries. See what we're doing!
With your help, we're working with fishermen on an innovations to rebuild fisheries and preserve a way of life for Maine families.
Robin Alden of the Penobscot East Resource Center describes the potential impact of the Sustainable Maine, Sustainable Planet Campaign.
We are working to permanently conserve more than 400,000 acres near Moosehead Lake and create an unprecedented corridor of conservation across Maine’s North Woods. Learn more
There's a lot to offer on this beautiful and protected part of coastal Maine. See how, with your help, we've protected these lands and created opportunities to enjoy.
Maine supporters team up to invest in global innovations. See how your support helps the big picture.
Spending time in nature helps two women understand their place in the world. See how you help us foster the next generation of conservationists.
Maine Trustee Barbara Trafton travels to the St. John Forest to see what sustainable forestry looks like, Conservancy-style! Join Barbara!
Maine's rivers and forests are once again supporting the fish and wildlife that rely on those habitats. See what's on Maine's list of top comebacks
In this Q & A with the Conservancy's Bill Patterson, see how we're achieving sustainable forestry near the Upper St. John River in northern Maine. Check it out
Maine Programs and People
See these inspiring stories of the people behind The Nature Conservancy's work in Maine. Be inspired
Maine's LEAF interns build a boardwalk and gain aspirations for the future. Meet the crew!
MPBN and the Conservancy bring you up close to Maine's people, places, plants and animals. Enjoy these videos
The MNRCP is administered by The Nature Conservancy to provide critical funding for conservation around the state. See how it works and what's funded.
Check out some of our great features about our work and the people who make conservation a success in Maine. See more of our amazing stories.