Deer Isle is a vibrant island community

with 24,000 acres and 112 miles of shoreline, comprising the towns of Deer Isle and Stonington and outlying islands.

Island Heritage Trust is a community-based, non-profit land trust contributing to the well-being of the island community by conserving its distinctive landscape and natural resources, maintaining public access to valued trails, shoreline and islands, and by providing educational programming for all ages.


  • 15Monday, April 15
    12:00am - 11:59pm

    April 15, 2024

  • 16Tuesday, April 16
    9:30am - 11:30am

    April 16, 2024  9:30 am - 11:30 am

    Join IHT's Stewardship team for a morning of trail stewardship and management. Email our Stewardship Director Alex Drenga for more information and to get on the email chain!

  • 17Wednesday, April 17
    9:00am - 10:00am

    April 17, 2024  9:00 am - 10:00 am

  • 17Wednesday, April 17
    1:00pm - 2:30pm

    April 17, 2024  1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    Shore Acres Preserve, Greenlaw District Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627, USA  Map

    In collaboration with Chase Emerson Memorial Library, all ages are invited to join IHT Stewardship Director, Alex Drenga, and Educator, Mickie Flores for a fun walk at Shore Acres Preserve to look for salamander and frog eggs, dragonfly nymphs, and caddisfly larvae! The data that is gathered during the walk will be submitted to the Ecosystem Investigation Network at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. 

    Wear boots in case of mud and come be a citizen scientist!