Kennebec Land Trust (KLT) works cooperatively with landowners and communities to conserve the forests, shorelands, fields, and wildlife that define central Maine


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Kennebec Land Trust by the Numbers:


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Upcoming Events
Annual Meeting and 25th Anniversary Celebration

Join us for the KLT Annual Meeting and 25th Anniversary Celebration! August 24, at Camp Winnebago in Fayette

2014 Tri-Sport Challenge: Swim, Paddle, Run

Get your competition on! Start the KLT 25th Anniversary Annual Meeting and Celebration with a fun and active challenge! Please see our event page for more details!


The celebration will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Camp Winnebago, on Route 17.

Kennebec Land Trust will celebrate its silver anniversary with an outdoor fete, nature workshops, triathalon, annual meeting and music on Aug. 24.

The organization, which is based in Winthrop, has conserved 4,860 acres, completed 32 miles of trails and worked in 21 communities in central Maine in those 25 years, according to executive director Theresa Kerchner...

Aislinn Sarnacki writes about Torsey Pond Nature Preserve in Readfield...

...City councilors voted unanimously Thursday to endorse the acquisition of the property, contingent on an agreement being struck with the land trust, and authorized City Manager William Bridgeo to act as a co-applicant with the land trust to seek Land for Maine’s Future grant funds to help make the purchase...

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