The Somes-Meynell Wildlife Sanctuary provides a variety of school-based and field-based environmental educational programs for local students on Mount Desert Island.  Programs are tailed to educators individual needs, with particular emphasis on involving students in project-based learning.  Some sample topics include:



Loon natural history & research

Healthy Watersheds

Wetland Ecology

Winter Ecology

Diadromous fish

Invasive species

MDI Wildlife

-3Somesville’s Historical Mills and Dams

For more information please contact Billy Helprin at 244-4027 or email