Welcome to the website of the Maine Chapter of The American Chestnut Foundation.
Harvesting in the Deer Hill orchard
Volunteers at the Stetson orchard (PCCA credit).
The goal of The American Chestnut Foundation (TACF) is to restore the American Chestnut tree to our eastern woodlands to benefit our environment, our wildlife, and our society. The American Chestnut Foundation is restoring a species—and in the process, creating a template for restoration of other tree and plant species.
The Maine Chapter is one of 16 chapters of TACF. Our mission is:
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