A
Place
To
Discover

Air Temp
73°
Water Temp
54°
Wind (mph)
15
Next High Tide
10:08pm
Today’s Sunset is at
8:10pm
About these numbers

Upcoming Events

John Anderson Cs

Drowning with Others: The Impact of Sea Level Rise and Other Factors on Maine's Seabird Islands

May 30, 2018 6:00pm

Explore how sea level rise could affect nesting seabirds in Maine.

More Info

Education

Understanding Nature

Camp Photos 2011 189

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.

Learn More

Conservation

Defining Best Practices

Dsc 0977

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. 

Learn More

Research

Measuring Change

Sar 5606

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.

Learn More

Weddings

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

Site Rental FAQ