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Protect: With your help, we can accomplish our core mission of protecting species and habitats.
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Inspire: Your support inspires a legacy for future generations to enjoy.
Latest News & Features
Explore this remarkable preserve, with its newly overhauled boardwalk. Recently honored by Down East magazine as "Maine's Best Overlooked Gem!"
Collaborating with fishermen and the Portland Fish Exchange, we are working to boost Portland’s marine economy and the Gulf of Maine’s fisheries.
Why would philanthropists in China support our Gulf of Maine work?
With removal of the Veazie and Great Works dams, shad, herring and other fish are returning to the Penobscot River and its tributaries. See one success story!
A cool, short time-lapse video of a controlled burn at Kennebunk Plains.
See how we’re using collaborative research with Maine fishermen to identify more sustainable fishing practices.
- June 30, 2015
- The Nature Conservancy Conserves Number 6 Mountain in Somerset County
- June 19, 2015
- The Nature Conservancy’s Saco Heath is Maine’s “Best Overlooked Gem”
- March 03, 2015
- Appalachian Mountain Club and Nature Conservancy Protect 4,311 Acres in Maine with Baker Mountain Purchase
- December 29, 2014
- More than $1 Million Awarded to Conserve Natural Resources in Maine
- December 23, 2014
- The Nature Conservancy Adds more than 6,000 Acres to Upper St. John River Forest Reserve
- November 21, 2014
- Phillips Earns $20K Grant for Stream Work
- September 15, 2014
- Yes on 6 Campaign Kicks Off: Clean Water is Something All Mainers Can Agree On
- August 03, 2014
- Setting rivers free: As dams are torn down, nature is quickly recovering. The Christian Science Monitor
- July 07, 2014
- The Nature Conservancy Sends Urban Youths to the Maine Woods for Summer Jobs
- June 12, 2014
- A Moveable Feast: Dogfish founder makes a Delaware-to-Maine boat trip raising thousands for The Nature Conservancy