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  • 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.

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  • 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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  • Sponsors Support Land Trust’s Conservation Efforts

    April 12, 2017 --

    First National Bank and First Advisors representatives recently presented a check to Georges River Land Trust as lead sponsors of this year’s Gardens in the Watershed tour. This year marks the tour’s 26th anniversary and will showcase five gardens in the middle watershed on Sunday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Funds ... Read more

  • 12 Ways to Give to Georges River Land Trust

    December 21, 2016 --


    You can help us conserve the places you love in the Georges River Watershed region by supporting our work to:

    • Maintain 3,800 acres in permanent conservation
    • Provide 60 miles of trails
    • Steward 16 wildlife preserves
    • Reveal 12 larger than life ... Read more
    • 2015: An Important Year for Conservation

      February 08, 2016 -- Image credit: Steve Betts, BDN

      In 2015, Georges River Land Trust partnered with a municipality, a multi-generational family owned business, and several landowners to secure 104 additional acres of conservation land throughout the watershed. Two of our preserves gained valuable acreage with generous donations from neighboring landowners and two easements in the middle and lower watershed will ensure working forests ... Read more

    • Langlais Property in Cushing Gifted to Georges River Land Trust

      November 18, 2015 --

      The Georges River Land Trust announced the donation of the studio and home of nationally renowned artist Bernard Langlais to the Land Trust by the Wisconsin-based Kohler Foundation. The November 18 transfer of the 90-acre property to the Georges River Land Trust represents the culmination of three years of art conservation dedicated to the works ... Read more

    • Georges River Land Trust Announces New Executive Director

      November 02, 2015 --

      Georges River Land Trust (GRLT) is delighted to announce the arrival of Pam Dewell as the new Executive Director starting in November. Pam comes to the Land Trust with more than 30 years of experience in nonprofit management, and 12 years of experience in land conservation.

      For the last eight years, Ms. Dewell has been ... Read more

    • Welcome New Board Members

      October 08, 2015 --

      The Land Trust is pleased to announce that David Williams and Paul Sampson were elected to the Board of Directors at our annual meeting on September 15, 2015.

      David Williams is the founder of Williams CPA Group, LLC. David grew up in Camden and spent much of his youth traipsing through the woods and canoeing the ... Read more

    • Land Trust Announces New Vehicle Donation Program

      August 13, 2015 --

      Georges River Land Trust is pleased to announce the launching of Cars for Conservation, a vehicle donation program in partnership with Eastern Tire & Auto Service in Rockland. All proceeds from the sale of donated vehicles will support local land protection, nature education, and the 50-mile Georges Highland Path trail system.

      “We are so ... Read more

    • Georges Highland Path Hike-A-Thon

      July 01, 2015 --

      Register today!

      Join the Georges River Land Trust for our 2nd annual Georges Highland Path Hike-A-Thon to support the maintenance and future expansion of the 50-mile Georges Highland Path trail network.

      This fundraising hike will follow the newly redesigned and expanded Town Forest Trail in Thomaston. The 4.5-mile route is ... Read more