• Alliance Member
  • Accredited
  • Terrafirma Insured

Northeast Wilderness Trust conserves forever-wild landscapes for nature and people. By allowing ecosystems to rewild and grow old naturally, the Wilderness Trust works towards a future where ancient forests are a part of the northeastern landscape.

Land Protected

Connecticut
Massachusetts
Maine
New Hampshire
New York
Vermont

Demographics

  • Year founded

    2002

  • Year first joined

    2003

  • Adopted 2017 Standards & Practices

    Yes

  • Number of full-time staff

    10

  • Number of supporters

    700

  • Number of volunteers

    50

  • Number of board members

    13

Features
Trails

Land trusts with public trails for guided or individual hikes, walks, biking and more.

Public Access

Land trusts that welcome visitors for activities such as walking, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, birding and more.

Volunteer Opportunities

Land trusts with volunteer opportunities, such as trail maintenance, clean ups, administrative duties, giving tours and more.

Conservation Priorities
Forests

Land trusts that protect forested lands for habitat preservation, sequestering carbon, sustainable timber, conserving wilderness and more.

Wildlife Habitat

Land trusts that protect habitat for plants and animals, such as wildlife corridors, breeding grounds and habitats for endangered species.

Land Trust Alliance

The Land Trust Alliance powers our nearly 1,000 member land trusts to permanently protect and conserve the land we need and love, ensuring it will be there for today and tomorrow.