News & Events
Additional 421 Acres Conserved in The Headwaters
The Woodie Wheaton Land Trust is pleased to announce the purchase of a 421-acre forest tract in Amity, Maine. The parcel is located along Monument Brook, the international border with New Brunswick, Canada.
WWLT Receives Clean Trail Grant From ExtremeTerrain
The Woodie Wheaton Land Trust has received a $250 Clean Trail Grant from ExtremeTerrain Off-Road Outfitters.
Giving Tuesday: Protecting the Chiputneticook Lakes Region for the Future
Giving Tuesday is an exciting global day of philanthropy that falls on the first Tuesday after Thanksgiving. On November 30, we invite you to help protect the land and water of the Chiputneticook Lakes Region for future generations and the future of nature and the landscape by supporting the Woodie Wheaton Land Trust.
Why We Rebranded WWLT
The goal of the rebranding was to prepare WWLT for its next chapter of growth by crafting a sophisticated look and feel that matched the legacy of the organization. This unique landscape is active, alive, and rare, and we wanted to communicate that with a dynamic new logo and website.
History of Greenland Island
Viewing the glittering 16,070 acres of East Grand Lake from the air, one immediately notices distinctive, kidney-shaped Greenland Island abutting the lake’s largest open-water expanse.
History of the Hathaway Island Acquisition
For fishermen launching at the Lower Landing, most only notice the north end of the island on the right when motoring out of the basin, and few will remember the private camps on the south end.
History of the Dri-Ki Point Project
In early 2014, WWLT responded to a quickly developing (and probably one-time) opportunity to purchase Dri-Ki Point on Spednic Lake. It's a beautiful parcel with 1041 feet of frontage jutting northward into Spednic’s midsection, smack in the middle of a vast conserved landscape. This small private parcel, unless conserved, would experience increased development pressure as its value became enhanced by the surrounding conservation land.