Maine's land trust for
The mission of the Forest Society of Maine (FSM) is to conserve Maine's forestlands in a manner that sustains their ecological, economic, cultural, and recreational values.
Help FSM Chart Our Future Course
At this pivotal point in FSM's history we are reaching out to people and groups interested in Maine's forestlands to learn of their visions for the future of Maine's North Woods. We want to hear from you! Please take a few minutes to complete our anonymous survey. Your input will help chart the future of FSM. Thank you!
Explore an FSM project: Gulf Hagas - Whitecap
Working in partnership with the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife and the Richard and Jimmy Carrier Family, FSM is helping to conserve 14,000 acres of productive forestlands and sensitive wetland and high elevation habitats adjacent to the Appalachian Trail and Gulf Hagas and along the West Branch of the Pleasant River.
Gray skies only accentuate the vibrant yellow, orange, and red of fall foliage on the Boundary Headwaters lands.
Celebrating 30 Years and a Million Acres Conserved for Maine
The Forest Society of Maine is proud to be celebrating our thirtieth anniversary. We were established in 1984 to conserve Maine forestlands for their ecological, economic, recreational, and cultural values. Today we have helped to conserve nearly a million acres in Maine’s North Woods.
Thank you to our many friends and supporters who have helped make this remarkable achievement possible. If you are just starting to explore FSM's work, we hope you will join us as we look to the next 30 years and another million acres conserved.
Latest News & Events
Thursday, December 18, 2014 6 pm – 7 pm
at Fields Pond Nature Center in Holden
December 14, 2014 to January 5, 2015
Visit their website to find a count near you!
8th Annual Moosehead Lake Togue Derby
January 23 - 25, 2015
by FSM Deputy Executive Director Karin R. Tilberg
Special to Moosehead Matters - August 19, 2014