Protecting the Pierce Pond watershed
For Future Generations
We’ve been protecting the shores of Pierce Pond for 30 years.
The mission of the Maine Wilderness Watershed Trust is to protect the wild character, natural resources, and scenic beauty of the Pierce Pond watershed, and preserve traditional public recreational use of the area.
“Land-ownership changes in the watershed have contributed to the gradual realization that the only way to keep the watershed permanently protected is to own it . . . .
“No doubt, this is an ambitious goal for a small land trust. But in 1989, when a small group of Pierce Pond devotees sat down to figure out how to save the watershed from an unprecedented development boom, the odds were equally long . . . .
“History has shown that with the support and involvement of our members, we can achieve conservation miracles!”