Our Partners



The Nature Conservancy  Conservation easements
Town of Skowhegan Use of SWT properties for public recreation
Coburn Park Donation of land by SWT to Park
Run-of-River Project Acquisition of land by SWT to donate to Project
Lake George Regional Park Acquisition of land by SWT to help protect Park
Maine Audubon                         Focus Species/Community Forestry Program
New England Wildflower Society Participate in identification of rare plants on SWT holdings & their protection
Maine Appalachian Trail Club Use of SWT property for MATC facility & training
Somerset Bowhunter Association Use of SWT property for club facility & target range
Florida Power & Light Energy Collaborate with FPL & MDIF&W to protect & monitor bald eagle nest site on SWT property
Skowhegan Sno-Hawks Allow use of SWT property for ITS 87
Land For Maine’s Future Board LMFB grant for property acquisition related to Run-of-River Project                                       
Maine Dept. of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife Collaborate to protect bald eagle nest site  -  Identify & protect important wildlife habitats
Maine Dept. of Conservation Lease SWT land for public boat access (BP&L) - Identify & protect important plant & animal 
Maine Dept. of Transportation Maintain Picnic Area Pavement
Maine Farmland Trust Weston and Townsend farms partners
Maine Conservation Corps Provided AmeriCorps environmental steward and community leader program volunteer 
Maine Historic Preservation Commission Archaeological investigation & cooperation regarding protection of resources
Conservation Law Foundation Collaborate regarding protection of SWT properties
Land Trust Alliance Member
Maine Association of Nonprofits Member
Maine Coast Heritage Trust Member
Maine Land Trust Network Member
Strawberry Hill Farms LLC Allowed to tap sugar maples on SWT parcel for syrup production
Maine Graine Alliance Allowed to use 2-acres of Taylor Field for seed cultivation
SAPPI Timber Harvesting
Donald F. Eames Law Office In-Kind Donation
Ernest W. Hilton Law Office  In-Kind Donation
Moxie Outdoor Adventures In-Kind Donation
Perkins, Townsend, Shay & Talbot In-Kind Donation
Wright & Mills Law Office In-Kind Donation
Sackett & Brake Survey Inc. In-Kind Donation
Towne Motel In-Kind Donation
Whittemore’s Real Estate In-Kind Donation
Lynch Landscaping In-Kind Donation & Picnic area mowing
York Signs Picnic Area Maintenance Donation
Franklin Savings Bank Donation
Towne Motel Donation
Fraternal Order of Eagles Donation
Hight Family of Dealerships. Donation to Rest Area
GFWC/Semper Fidelis Donation to Rest Area
GFWC/Skowhegan Woman’s Club Donation to Rest Area
Skowhegan Rotary Club Donation & Rest Area 
Skowhegan Savings Bank Donation & Rest Area 
Prudential Insurance Donation & Rest Area 
LLBean (thru MCHT) Grant for Coburn Woods Parking Lot 
Plum Creek Grant for Coburn Woods Parking Lot 


Main Street Skowhegan & RiverFest

Grant for signage at Coburn Woods

Events coordinated with RiverFest

NOTE: Many individuals generously donated funds to SWT towards the acquisition of the Gorge Overlook and the Coburn Woods properties. Others have granted conservation easements on their property. In order to respect their privacy, these individuals have not been listed here, but their generosity is greatly appreciated. They, and the organizations listed above, may receive copies of this publication, or any parts of it, if they so desire as a token of SWT’s appreciation.