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  • New Coffee Supports Conservation

    November 27, 2017 --

    The Georges River Land Trust is announcing a partnership with Rock City Roasters of Rockland to develop a new coffee blend that supports the ongoing conservation work of the Land Trust.

    “We are pleased to offer this special roast to the community, that also recognizes the good work of the Georges River Land Trust,” says Susanne ... Read more

  • Easement in Lincolnville Transferred to CMLT

    November 07, 2017 --

    After ten years of stewarding the conservation easement on the Dickerson-Redfield-Lipmanowicz property in Lincolnville, the Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) transferred the easement to Coastal Mountains Land Trust (CMLT). The purpose of the conservation easement is to permanently protect 120 acres of natural, agricultural, forestry, and scenic resources, including prime farmland soils and mature ... Read more

  • GRLT Introduces New Executive Director

    November 05, 2017 -- Meg Rasmussen

    The Georges River Land Trust is thrilled to announce their new Executive Director, Meg Rasmussen. After an exhaustive, deliberate and thoughtful search, the Board of Directors and Executive Committee are pleased to have found a candidate with the experience and enthusiasm to lead the organization.

    Meg Rasmussen comes to Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) after a ... Read more

  • GRLT Wants Your Input!

    October 31, 2017 --

    We rely on our members for their generous support and to help shape our conservation work in the watershed. Our fall appeal has been mailed, and this year we included a survey that ranks your most important reasons for supporting our mission. Please take the time to consider your motivation for supporting us, while you ... Read more

  • Land Trust to Celebrate 30 Years with Boat Trip

    August 10, 2017 --

    Georges River Land Trust invites members and friends to get out their boat togs and dancing shoes to celebrate 30 years of conservation along the Georges River. The anniversary celebration will be held at the Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding boatyard in Thomaston on Sunday, August 27, 2017.

    The afternoon event will begin at 2:45 pm with ... Read more

  • Save the date: 4th Annual Wet Paint Art Auction

    June 22, 2017 --

    What began three years ago as an innovative idea with only a few weeks to pull off has blossomed into midcoast Maine’s premier art auction and a sustainable annual fundraising event celebrating the beauty of the Weskeag and Georges River region through art. The Kelpie Gallery of South Thomaston will present the fourth annual ... Read more

  • New Reception to Follow Gardens in the Watershed Tour

    June 14, 2017 --

    The eagerly awaited 26th annual Georges River Land Trust Gardens in the Watershed tour will take place on Sunday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. rain or shine, in the middle reaches of the Georges River watershed. New this year will be a gourmet reception immediately following the tour at Randall’s Hill ... Read more

  • Tickets now available for the Garden Tour

    June 06, 2017 --

    Mark your calendar for Sunday, July 16!

    The eagerly awaited 26th Annual Georges River Land Trust Gardens in the Watershed tour will take place on Sunday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. rain or shine, in the middle reaches of the Georges River watershed. This year’s tour promises to be one of the best ... Read more

  • Eastern Tire Sponsors GRLT’s 30th Anniversary

    May 19, 2017 -- Eastern Tire Sponsors 30th

    Eastern Tire & Auto Service recently presented a check to Georges River Land Trust as sponsors of their 30th Anniversary. Since 1987, the Georges River Land Trust has protected 3,700 acres of natural habitat, woodlands, wetlands, agricultural lands, shorefronts, and scenic properties important to the citizens and 14 towns in the Georges River watershed.

    Eastern ... Read more

  • Seeking a New Executive Director

    May 06, 2017 --

    Georges River Land Trust is seeking an energetic and experienced individual who is passionate about conservation to serve as Executive Director. Click here for more information. Please share this news with anyone you think might be interested in joining our conservation team!

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