Deer Isle is a spectacular island community

of 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.


  • 16Tuesday, August 16
    9:30am - 11:00am

    August 16, 2022  9:30 am - 11:00 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!

  • 16Tuesday, August 16
    10:00am - 11:00am

    August 16, 2022  10:00 am - 11:00 am
    Scott's Landing Preserve, 704 N Deer Isle Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627, USA  Map

    TUES, AUG 16 Kids in Nature - Hands on Habitats --
    10am-11am Scott’s Landing Preserve --

    Fields of grasses and insects, forests with birds and amazing trees, a salt marsh with squishy peat and a variety of snails, and a shoreline full of surprises left by the last tide. It is time for a habitat safari!

  • 17Wednesday, August 17
    9:00am - 10:30am

    August 17, 2022  9:00 am - 10:30 am
    Barred Island Preserve parking, Goose Cove Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627, USA  Map

  • 18Thursday, August 18
    3:00pm - 5:00pm

    August 18, 2022  3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    420 Sunset Rd, Deer Isle, ME 04627, USA  Map

    Join Executive Director, Julia Zell & Staff for a free community gathering of beverages, snacks, and connection at the IHT Barn. We'll highlight the current events at IHT and cheers to summer!