25th Anniversary Campaign  Successfully Completed

Big Tip Toe

The campaign raised $1,813,051 in gifts and pledges, acquired Big Tip Toe Mountain for preservation, and has established an investment fund to cover the annual costs of our Stewardship Coordinator’s position.

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VLT Awarded Accreditation Status

LTAC seal

Vinalhaven Land Trust has been awarded accredited status by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance. The award recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. Read the full story!

New Pest Identified on Vinalhaven

The winter moth, long a scourge of hardwood trees on Nova Scotia, has established itself on Vinalhaven.

December saw a dramatic flight of the moth. Learn more!

Our Mission

Vinalhaven Land Trust promotes the conservation of our island's significant plant and wildlife habitat, our water resources, and scenic or historic spaces in order to preserve the traditional character of the community for generations to come.

To fulfill our mission, we work to: