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Androscoggin Land Trust

Making A Fresh Start

by GeneGeiger on September 29, 2013

Batula Ismail washes carrots and Habiba Noor cleans scallions while harvesting vegetables at Fresh Start Farms in Lisbon on Tuesday. Fresh Start is a collective of immigrant and refugee farmers who sell produce to restaurants and grocers, at farm markets and through a community-supported agriculture program. Ismail and Noor live in Lewiston The Sun Journal […]

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The national Land Trust Alliance has published an article which features the work of Androscoggin Land Trust and their partners at Tree Street Youth. Fishing Lessons On The Androscoggin The day a bunch of East African children caught their first fish in a Maine river was an amazing experience, says Julie Sleeper, director of the Tree Street Youth […]

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Andros Land Trust Seeks Accreditation

by GeneGeiger on September 2, 2013

The Androscoggin Land Trust (ALT) Board of Directors adopted, in 2004, the Land Trust Standards and Practices.  Now, after nearly a decade adhering to those guidelines the ALT is pursuing accreditation through the Land Trust Accreditation Commission. The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural […]

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Paddle After Hours pulls people to the River

by Connor Regan on July 19, 2013

The paddle after hours event sponsored by the androscoggin land trust invites people to enjoy the androscoggin. During the hot summer months it is common for people to take advantage of our river to cool off and enjoy the beautiful scenery. This paradise between two cities is being rediscovered. Canoes, kayaks and paddle boards were […]

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Tree Street Youth with Joel Osgood at Little Andy Park National Park Service Video Premier on Local Youth Expeditions Date Set Thursday February 28th will be the first public viewing of video featuring Lewiston-Auburn with additional short films of Holyoke, MA and Providence, RI  Auburn, ME –  The Androscoggin Land Trust (ALT) was selected in the […]

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