Our Mission

The York Land Trust is dedicated to conserving and protecting lands of ecological, historic, scenic, agricultural and educational significance in the greater York, Maine area.

What We Do

The Trust works to preserve York`s natural resources in the following important ways:

Permanently protects land through conservation easements, land donations, and direct purchases.

Educates the community about the methods and benefits of land conservation.

Rigorously monitors and manages conservation lands.

Collaborates with state agencies, town government, and other conservation organizations to protect critical ecosystems and habitat for wildlife.

Fosters an appreciation for the natural enivronment through educational programs, public presentations, walking tours, and outings.