The Harpswell Heritage Land Trust is dedicated to protecting the natural and cultural resources of Harpswell, Maine.  Our mission is to preserve and protect Harpswell’s natural resources, cultural heritage and access to the outdoors through targeted conservation, responsible stewardship and education.

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Spring Stewardship Work Days

It’s finally spring, which means it’s time for outdoor work days to keep our preserves and trails safe and beautiful for visitors. We depend on volunteers to get this work done. We’d love to see you at a work day! Please let us know if you plan to attend using the links below, so we […]

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Summer Events and Programs 2017

We hope you’ll join us for an event this summer!  Events are free unless otherwise indicated.  For more information, contact Julia McLeod at 207-837-9613 or outreach@hhltmaine.org. Short Course on Harpswell’s Coastal Habitats Various dates and locations, starting May 3  •  Advance registration required  •  Click here for details Invasive Plant ID and Control Work Party […]

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A Profile of Mike Helfgott

By Ed Robinson Mike and his wife Bobbie bought a second home on Bailey Island nearly 25 years ago. Little did they know that Mike would end up a leader in one of the most visible conservation issues Harpswell has seen for many years. After Mike’s retirement from public life in Connecticut, Bailey Island became […]

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