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Community and Forest Road Side Clean up

May 12, 2015

WOULDN’T YOU RATHER BE OUTDOOR PICKING UP LITTER WITH US? COME ON OUT TO GRAND LAKE STREAM WHEN: MAY 30, 2015 WHERE:  Meet at Grand Lake Stream School Building TIME:  8:30 A.M. The Downeast Lakes Land Trust . . . read more »

POW Camps in Maine Presentation

May 5, 2015

Local History Comes to Life in Princeton The Downeast Lakes Land Trust and the Grand Lake Stream Historical Society were proud to host over sixty-five people at the Prisoner of War Camps in Maine presentation at the . . . read more »

Princeton POW Camp Presentation

April 21, 2015

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust in conjunction with the Grand Lake Stream Historical Society is pleased to welcome David Greenham, Program Director from the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine leading a talk on the POW . . . read more »

Women and Our Woods Group Forms in Downeast Lakes Region

February 4, 2015

In Maine, 85,000 small woodland owners own over 4.6 million acres of land. Many women who traditionally left the details of taking care of a woodlot to their husbands find themselves faced with a steep learning curve . . . read more »

Indian Township Students Explore Nature in After-School Program

December 11, 2014

Across the fall, students at Indian Township’s After-School Programs have been out in the surrounding forests and fields exploring with the Downeast Lakes Land Trust’s (DLLT) Nature Club. Starting in early October, students crafted their own nature . . . read more »

Lee Students Assess Water Quality of Mattakeunk Stream

November 6, 2014

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) led a group of 15 advanced placement biology students from Lee Academy on a water quality monitoring expedition to Mattakeunk Stream in Lee, ME. “Mattakeunk Stream is known by a few colorful colloquial . . . read more »

Yale Forestry Students Visit Downeast Lakes Land Trust

October 6, 2014

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust was pleased to welcome students from Yale University’s School of Forestry to the Farm Cove  Community Forest.  Both traditional and non-traditional students coming from all backgrounds were keen to see how a  community forest project could run . . . read more »

Breaking Down Habitat Barriers on the Downeast Lakes Region’s Brooks

October 3, 2014

 In two cooperative projects, the Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT), Lyme Timber, the Natural Resources  Conservation Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and Project SHARE have removed barriers to fish  movement on both Amazon and Billy Brown Brooks this . . . read more »

Great Maine Outdoor Weekend Hike on Musquash Esker

October 1, 2014

 The Downeast Lakes Land Trust was pleased to lead a hike along the Musquash Esker on September 27th as part of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend.  Amid fall’s first flush of yellow-leaved popple and red maples, hikers explored the . . . read more »

Second Annual Forest Feast at Leen’s Lodge

September 30, 2014

The Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) would like to thank Charles Driza and the Leen’s Lodge staff for hosting another delicious “Feast from the Forest” on September 27th. Starting the evening with appetizers featuring fried pheasant and smoked duck, attendees . . . read more »

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