Big Year for Maine Coastal Protection Projects

Regional Stewards Terry Towne and Bill Helprin recently worked with volunteers in Lamoine and Bar Harbor to help restore eelgrass in Upper Frenchman Bay. The effort focused on the area near Lamoine State Park and MCHT's Thomas Island Preserve. Photo/Maine Coast Heritage Trust.

Knox Village Soup: Maine Coast Heritage Trust, a statewide land conservation organization, reports it completed more than 40 land conservation projects in 2011, including projects that benefit existing public parks.

The conservation efforts include more than 10 island properties and total approximately 15 miles of coastline from the Midcoast to Acadia National Park and Downeast to Cobscook Bay.

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