Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust

 

Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust area of operations map
MISSION STATEMENT
To protect and conserve areas of land having ecological, scientific, natural, historic or aesthetic value through stewardship, purchase, lease, gift, easement and other similar mean, and which lands are located in the general region of the drainage basin of the Mississippi River and of the adjoining lands northward to the Madawaska River.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: 10970 Hwy 7, Carleton Place, ON  K7C 3P1
Phone: 613-253-2722
E-mail: lcarisse@mmlt.ca
Website: http://mmlt.ca/

DEMOGRAPHICS
Year Founded: 2003
Adopted S&P*: Yes
Full-time Staff: 1 FTE
Number of Members: 180
Primary Land Types: Forest, wetlands, uplands
*indicates adoption of the 2005 Canadian Land Trust Standards and Practices

CONSERVATION LAND TRUST PARTNERS:
Province-Wide: Nature Conservancy of Canada – Ontario Region, Ducks Unlimited Canada, Ontario Trillium Foundation, Canon Take Root Program, Great Lakes Guardian Community Program, Shell Environmental Fund, Mountain Equipment Co-op, Ontario Land Trust Assistance Program, Gosling Foundation, Echo Foundation.
Regional: Community Foundation of Ottawa, Ottawa Field Naturalists Club, OMNR Kemptville District, Sustainable Eastern Ontario, Algonquin to Adirondack Collaborative, Lanark County.
Watershed: Mississippi Valley Conservation Authority, Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
Local: Mississippi Valley Field Naturalists, Macnamara Field Naturalists Club, Friends of Carp Hills, Lanark Community Programs, Carp Ridge Natural Health Clinic, Canadian Parks & Wilderness Society (Ottawa Valley), Friends of Tay, Lanark County Tourism, Lanark County Stewardship Council, Centre for Sustainable Watersheds, Gillagalou Bird Inc., Perth & District Community Foundation, Town of Mississippi Mills, Almonte Civitan Club, Pakenham Civitan Club.

ACRES CONSERVED
Province Total Owned Under Easement Other
Ontario 2,664  784 1,880