Forests and Water

Forests and Water

Robust science, focused advocacy, and a whole lot of hands-on work to protect our natural resources.

AMC has established innovative approaches to promoting healthy forests and waterways, AMC has established innovative approaches to conservation. Through large-scale land conservation in Maine, to protecting rivers and  waters throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, we care for these vital resources and promote a healthier and more resilient environment for future outdoor enthusiasts.


At AMC’s Maine Woods Initiative (MWI) we prioritize conservation and restoration of our forests and waters to create a healthier and more resilient landscape  for the plants and animals that reside there, as well as protect these vital natural and recreational resources for future generations to enjoy. This targeted project features AMC’s innovative efforts to enhancecarbon sequestration, expand land conservation, and provide educational opportunities for the next generation of conservationists. AMC advocates for innovative approaches ensure healthy forests and waters throughout our region based on our first-hand experiences of the Maine Woods Initiative.

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