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Art and Nature for Veterans

Art HOPE Fresh Air Studio

June 18, 2019 10:00am

Get inspired through nature and art.

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Featured Blog What's Blooming? Sundial Lupine

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Education

Understanding Nature

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Each year, thousands of children and adults participate in educational programs at our “living laboratory,” in our barn classroom, and in a modern teaching laboratory.

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Conservation

Defining Best Practices

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The Wells Reserve protects 2,250 acres of coastal habitats on Maine's southwest coast. The site serves as a model for best management practices in conservation. 

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Research

Measuring Change

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Science is at the core of our mission. Our team of researchers works to ensure healthy salt marsh ecosystems by studying watersheds, estuaries, and the coast.

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Weddings

A beautiful barn, on-site kitchen, and lots of open space for your Maine wedding

The Ideal Wedding Venue