New England Association RC&D Maine


Maine has 5 RC&D Council Areas

Down East RC&D
PO Box 210, 87 Milbridge Rd
Cherryfield, ME 04622
Telephone: (207) 546-3600

President - Nathan Pennell
Executive Vice President - Vacant
Vice President - Judy East
Secretary - Kathryn Lewis
Treasurer - Gary Edwards

Meeting Schedule: Meetings are held the 4th Thursday of every month, January through October, and the 2nd Thursday of December.  Meetings are from 9:30 to 12:00 and are held in the RC&D Office.

Council Projects: Sustainable Tourism, Shellfish Industry/Habitat and Community Development Projects.        

New England Association of RC&D Maine

Heart of Maine RC&D
Po Box 64
Madison, ME  04950
Telephone: (207) 947-6622 ext 5
Fax: (207) 696-3332

Chairman -  Linda Smithers
Secretary - Paula Day
Treasurer - Chris Brewer

Meeting Schedule: The Council meets quarterly and monthly with project committees.

Council Projects: Agricultural Programs, NLevel Tilling the Soil, Soil Quality EducationOn-Farm Demonstrations, Forestry Programs, Agro-Forestry Initiative, Small Business Programs, FastTrac Courses, NxLevel Courses and Technical Assistance Follow-Up.

New England RC&D Maine

St. John Aroostook RC&D
735 Main Street, Suite #3
Presque Isle, ME 04769
Telephone: (207) 764-4126 ext 5
Fax: (207) 768-3407
Website: no website

Chairman - Paul Bernier
Vice Chairman - Bud Blumenstock
2nd Vice Chairman - John Edgecomb
Secretary - Phil Soucy
Treasurer - Tony Levesque

Meeting Schedule: The Council meets 5-6 times a year.  The executive committee and working committees meet as necessary.  Meetings are held in the conference room at the USDA Service center in Presque Isle, Maine.

Council Projects: Technical assistance for the development of Community Wind (locally owned) wind farms; utilization of woody biomass for energy and heat production.

New England RC&D Maine

Threshold to Maine RC&D
970 Baxter Boulevard, 2nd Floor
Portland, ME  04103
Telephone:  (207) 774-4382
Fax:  (207) 774-7149

Chairman - Richard Wood  
Secretary - Alison Barker
Treasurer - Bruce Simmons

Meeting Schedule: The Council meets on the 3rd Monday of every month at 10am.

Council Projects: Agriculture Development, Community Development and Forestry and Energy Workshops.

New England RC&D Maine

Time and Tide RC&D
Central Maine Commerce Center
21 Enterprise Drive, Suite 1
Tish Carr, Program Coordinator
Augusta, ME 04330
Telephone: (207) 622-7847 ext 3
Fax: (207) 626-8196

Chairman - Paul Miller
Secretary - Cheryl Farley
Treasurer - Kym Sanderson
Bookeeper - Jocelyn Lahey

Meeting Schedule: First Wednesday of every month from 1:30-3:30pm at the Kennebec Soil and Water Conservation Office.

Council Projects: Buy Local agriculture guides, develoment of value added agricultural processing and farm to institutional sales, school gardens, community energy planning, renewable energy education and agricultural  energy conservation technical and financial assistance.

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