Founded in 1966, the Damariscotta Lake Watershed Association, a volunteer-based organization of nearly 500 member families, is committed to enhancing the quality of life in and around Damariscotta Lake, assuring enjoyment for all of its natural and human residents.
Hidden Valley Nature Center is a forest-based 501(c)(3) non-profit education center. More than 30 miles of trails and over one mile of shoreline on Little Dyer Pond give visitors access to 1,000 acres of contiguous forest in mid-coast Maine.
Established in 1969, the Sheepscot Valley Conservation Association is a non-profit land trust and advocacy group of 550 member families. The Sheepscot Watershed encompasses 320 square miles in mid-coast Maine. We currently protect more than 3,671 acres through purchases and conservation easements. This includes over 15 miles of Sheepscot River frontage and 7 public preserves.
Established in 1991, the Sheepscot Wellspring Land Alliance is a non-profit land trust group of 225 member households. We work with local communities to protect over 1500 acres of land and 20 miles of public trails in the upper Sheepscot River watershed.