Frenchman Bay Conservancy is a nationally accredited land trust in Hancock, Maine, USA. The region FBC serves is eastern Hancock County, focusing on the Frenchman Bay and Union River watersheds.


We need your input!

Please go to Frenchman Bay Conservancy Planning Survey to provide input to our new long-range plan.

You also can enter a drawing to win one of two $50 gift certificates to Union River Lobster Pot in Ellsworth! Thank you for your time and your thoughts!




Feb. 16 Heart of Ellsworth Public Forum

Thursday, February 16 at 6:00 pm at Ellsworth Public Library

Speaker: Aaron Dority, Executive Director of Frenchman Bay Conservancy, will discuss the future of Downeast Maine - how our decisions affect this place and the legacy that we leave for our children.

*NEW* Schoodic Connector Trail Map

Tidal Falls Preserve is Expanding! 

We own an island!      




FBC needs your help We would like to have GPS coordinates of our trailheads to post on our website to make it easier for people to find our trails.  If your vehicle or Smartphone has GPS, would you be willing to take a moment and email us the coordinates when you are in the parking lots of our trails?  Please send information to Eileen, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .