Cape Elizabeth Land Trust - Preserving the rural character of Cape Elizabeth for future generations
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Preserving the rural character of Cape Elizabeth for future generations

The Cape Elizabeth Land Trust permanently conserves and provides stewardship for lands cherished by our community – from shore lands to marshes, from farmlands to woodlands – for the education, use and enjoyment of this and future generations. Won’t you join us?

Upcoming Events

Tidepooling the Rocky Shore

Aug 5 -
5 pm — 6:30 pm

Paint for Preservation — Artists Painting Weekend

Aug 13 -
Friday 8/13 7:00 a.m. to Sunday 8/15 3:00 p.m.

Summer Cross Town Walk

Aug 21 -
10 am — 3 pm (or 1 pm for half-distance)

Paint for Preservation Online Auction

Aug 28 -
Saturday 8/28 7:00 a.m. to Sunday 8/29 9:00 p.m.

Recent News


Meet the Artists

CELT’s annual art auction kicks off with the Artists Weekend August 13-15 followed by Art Viewing and Online Auction August 28-29. Read on to learn …


Paint for Preservation Offers In-Person Art Viewing August 28-29

Although we will not hold our traditional gala auction this year, we are offering a live viewing of the newly painted artwork from 10 a.m. …


Creature Feature: Symphonic Songbirds

Welcome to Creature Feature, a series from the CELT education team highlighting local wildlife. In each entry, we will share a short introduction to a …


Introducing Dianne Manning, Administrative and Finance Coordinator!

We are very excited to announce that Dianne Manning will be joining the CELT team as our new part-time Administrative and Finance Coordinator on August …

Featured Properties

Help us protect the rural character of Cape Elizabeth

You can play a part in conserving and caring for the extraordinary nature of Cape Elizabeth, from Robinson Woods to Trundy Point to Pollack Brook and many places in between. Join the community of CELT members by donating today!


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