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Brave Boat Headwaters Project


Headway on Brave Boat Headwaters

KLT is thrilled to have been awarded $400,000 from the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) in support of the Brave Boat Headwaters conservation project. This grant is a significant step forward in the goal of protecting 150 acres along scenic Route 103 that includes critical wetlands, wildlife habitat, historic sites, and land that protects water quality of the Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge.

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View map of Brave Boat Headwater's project

Conservation of Rustlewood Complete!

(left to right: Rob Nichols, Christine Bennett, Beth, Richard, and Ken Johnson)

We are thrilled to have closed on the purchase of a conservation easement at Rustlewood Farm, permanently protecting 300 acres of environmentally rich fields and forest that straddle Kittery and Eliot, Maine. 
With the completion of this project, we are proud to have nearly doubled the amount of conserved land overseen by KLT; 700+ acres that will be here for our grandchildren’s grandchildren and will help ensure a sustainable future for Kittery.  



Help MtA2C Conservation Initiative highlight the special place where we live!

Submit your best shots from any season. Limit 2 shots for each of the following: 
1. People on the Land – We’d love close-ups of smiling faces. 
2. Wildlife and Plants – The flora and fauna in this region are the most diverse in Maine! 
3. Scenic Views - Photos of conserved land are particularly welcome.
Photographs must be taken in the MtA2C region: Eliot, Kittery, Oqunquit, South Berwick, Wells, and York.
Contestants will compete for cash and other prizes!    Deadline: October 20, 2014
For contest details and to enter, visit the MtA2C website.

Vernal Pool Exploration

Sue Bickford from Wells Reserve gave kids a hands-on experience of the wonder and importance of vernal pools when they visited one on KLT's newest property.






Because water "otter" be clean

Emma Webb shows off one of the  stuffed river otters raffled off at the Kittery Block Party. It was a fun introduction to the Brave Boat Headwaters campaign mascot! River otters can be found in Brave Boat Harbor. Their presence is a good indication of clean water.

Upcoming Events
Sep 07, 2014 12:00 PM
Annual Meeting and Picnic at Fort Foster

Discover More Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors!

The fold-out guide features:
17 preserves in Southern York County
Beautiful photos
Useful summaries of trail conditions
Noteworthy facts
Simple driving directions

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