Downeast Coastal Conservancy

The Downeast Coastal Conservancy was formed through the merger of Great Auk Land Trust and Quoddy Regional Land Trust. The merger was completed in August 2009 and brought together two successful land trusts, with shared values and priorities, into a single, stronger organization dedicated to protecting the unique and wonderful geography of coastal Downeast Maine. To learn more about the merger click here to read the merger announcement.

the conservation of the natural habitats and resources of the coastal watersheds, islands, and communities of Washington County, Maine, for present and future generations.

We accomplish our mission through:

  • Land Protection
  • Land Stewardship & Easement Monitoring
  • Public Access
  • Outreach & Education
  • Collaboration
  • Volunteer Engagement


Contact Downeast Coastal Conservancy

Rich Bard
Executive Director
6 Colonial Way
PO Box 760
Machias, Maine  04654
Phone: (207) 255-4500
Fax: (207) 255-4500


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Washington County, Maine

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