Our Mission and Values
Get to know Mahoosuc Land Trust
We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to working with communities and individuals to identify lands for permanent conservation in the Mahoosuc region.
Care and passion for our natural world inspire, engage, and sustain communities
To conserve and share the Mahoosuc region's important natural lands with our communities, now and for the future
Why conserve land?
Create public access for recreation
Address climate change by protecting forests that capture carbon
Protect watersheds to assure clean water
Preserve lands that serve as wildlife corridors and provide habitat in perpetuity
We believe each of us can make a difference in protecting the future of the habitats we all depend on.
Accreditation is awarded to land trusts meeting the highest national standards for excellence and conservation permanence.
Each accredited land trust completes a rigorous review process and joins a network of organizations united by strong ethical practices. To learn more, visit www.landtrustaccreditation.org.
Explore and Learn
Our work as a land trust is all about providing you ways to explore the outdoors on lands that are permanently protected. We are proud to offer a variety of ways to explore and learn:
Hiking and birding trails across the Mahoosuc region
One-of-a-kind pollinator garden at Valentine Farm
Water access points along the Androscoggin River
Back country ski glades
Learn more about all of our properties
Join the Community
As a nonprofit organization, our success depends on you—as a donor, a volunteer, a learner, a visitor—for all that conservation efforts have achieved in the region. Whether you are interested in gardening, trail work, educating, committee
involvement, or event planning, there is a place for you in the Mahoosuc Land Trust.