2017 Lyceum Program Brochure

2017-Celebrating 15 years of the KLT Lyceum


Maine Birds from Katahdin to Merrymeeting Bay..

and Everywhere Else in Between  


Maine Birds and Their Habitats

Thursday, March 16, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

 Ron Joseph, Retired Wildlife Biologist


Conservation and Management of Woodcock, Waterfowl, and Grouse

Thursday, March 23, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. 

 Kelsey Sullivan, Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (MDIFW)


 Northern Goshawks in the Northeast: Natural History and Conservation  

Thursday, March 30, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. 

 David Brinker, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Natural Heritage Program

KLT's annual Lyceum is supported by Robert, Lincoln and Gloria Ladd and Sponsored by:

The Augusta Birding Club

All talks are free and open to the public. They will take place at the Ladd Recreation Center, Gott Road, Wayne, Maine

Field Programs:


Glenn Hodgkins of the Augusta Birding Club will lead two birding walks on KLT properties this Spring and Summer.

Birding Walk at Hutchinson Pond

Saturday, May 20, 2017 8 AM - 10 AM

Manchester, Maine

Birding Walk at Torsey Pond Nature Preserve                      Saturday, June 10, 2017 8 AM - 10 AM                             Readfield, Maine

Past Lyceum Programs

2016 Lyceum: Maine's Streams and RIvers and their Ecology, sponsored by the Nature Conservancy 2016 Lyceum Program Brochure  

Video by Norm Rodrigue © 2015





2015: The History, Geology, and Ecology of Howard Hill, 2015 Lyceum Brochure

2014: The Breeding and Foraging Habitats of Some Maine Migrants, 2014 Lyceum Brochure

2013: Maine Mammals and their Habitats, sponsored by Stantec and supported by Robert, Lincoln and Gloria Ladd 

2013 Lyceum Brochure


2012: Aquatic Biodiversity, sponsored by The Nature Conservancy and supported by Robert, Lincoln and Gloria Ladd

2012 Lyceum Brochure


2011: New England Nature Writers on the Land, sponsored by Colby College

2011 Lyceum Brochure


2010: People and the Land: Natural Resources, Natural Features, and Culture; sponsored by the Maine Geological Survey and the Geological Society of Maine

2010 Lyceum Brochure


Master Logger and District Forester, (Photo: Maine Forest Service)

2009: Forest Stewardship in Maine, New England, and the World: Conserving forestland for the next generation, sponsored by the Maine Forest Service

2009 Lyceum Brochure


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2008: Conservation in Maine: Learning from the Past, a View over the Next Ridge, sponsored by the Maine Community Foundation

2008 Lyceum Brochure


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2007: Wetlands Ecology & Conservation, sponsored by the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

2007 Lyceum Brochure


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2006: Beyond the Boulders: Understanding the Geology and Stone Walls of Kennebec Land Trust Conservation Lands, sponsored by the Vaughan Homestead Foundation, Hallowell, ME

2006 Lyceum Brochure


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2005: Landscape Painting and Conservation, sponsored by the Kennebev Valley Art Association (KVAA)

2005 Lyceum Brochure

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2004: Lessons  in Ecology, Botany and History, sponsored by the Wayne Area Garden Club and the Ladd Recreation Center

2004 Lyceum Brochure

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2003: Birds in our Communities, Lessons in Ecology, Ornithology and History, sponsored by a grant from the Helen and George Ladd Charitable Corporation

2003 Lyceum Brochure