All photos by Downeast Lakes Land Trust. Aerial photos assisted by LightHawk.
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What We Do:

Downeast Lakes Land Trust is based in Grand Lake Stream, Maine. We protect lakeshores, improve fish and wildlife habitats, provide public recreation opportunities, offer educational programs, and support jobs in the forest and on the water. We are dedicated to the Downeast economy and environment.




Campaign Success!

West Grand Lake Community Forest Project
Imagine the thriving village of Grand Lake Stream surrounded by protected lakes and 55,000 acres of community forest supporting public recreation, fish and wildlife, and sustainable forestry. Citizens of Grand Lake Stream unanimously supported this vision with ...
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Latest News

From the land trust and Grand Lake Stream
July 17, 2017
Friends of the Community Forest Work Day Read More

July 5, 2017
An Important Time For Wildlife Read More

June 27, 2017
Community Forests Workshop A Success Read More

June 15, 2017
A Full Slate of Summer Programs! Read More

June 7, 2017
Forests for People Workshop in Grand Lake Stream Read More

May 22, 2017
Introducing the “Friends of the Community Forest” Read More

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