Habitat, Ecology, Clean Water: For Everyone. For Ever.

Royal River Conservation Trust envisions the Royal River’s communities woven together by accessible rivers, streams, and corridors of conserved land reaching Casco Bay. With a growing population, it is vital that these special places are protected for exploration, learning, growth and nourishment of the soul. Our work is fueled by our members — thank you for all of your support. If we aren’t already acquainted, or if you don’t find what you’re looking for on this website, contact us or stop Campaign for Thoit’s Branch Headwaters Preserve (planned), Pownal (including donations in memory of Jim Boyles by the office for a visit.  It’s easy to donate online or subscribe for free email updates.

We always want your feedback on our conservation work, and your feedback on trail experiences. Please fill out this feedback form at any point.

NEW! We are actively seeking donations as we move forward to close several projects:

Campaign for Thoit’s Branch Headwaters Preserve (planned), Pownal (including donations in memory of Jim Boyles)

With Maine Coast Heritage Trust and Freeport Conservation Trust, we are raising funds for The Cousins River Fields and Marsh Project.

NEW! RRCT T-shirts, mugs, hats, jackets, and more with a portion of sales benefiting our work.  Visit our online store now!

Royal River Conservation Trust envisions the Royal River’s communities woven together by accessible rivers, streams, and corridors of conserved land reaching Casco Bay. With a growing population, it is vital that these special places are protected for exploration, learning, growth and nourishment of the soul. Our work is fueled by our members — thank you for all of your support. If we aren’t already acquainted, or if you don’t find what you’re looking for on this website, contact us or stop by the office for a visit.  It’s easy to donate online or subscribe for free email updates.

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