Coastal Mountains Land Trust benefits from oil changes
Rockport — Rockport Automotive continues to support local community organizations through its "Giving Back " program, recently donating $430 to the Coastal Mountains Land Trust.
Jan and Eric Campbell, owners of Rockport Automotive, pick a local nonprofit organization and donate $5 from every oil change per month. Past recipients include Five Towns Communities that Care, PAWS animal adoption agency, United Midcoast Charities and Pope Memorial Humane Society.
To date, the Campbells have donated $2,210 to the local community.
Since 1986, Coastal Mountains Land Trust has conserved land through protection of natural resources, wildlife habitats, scenic landscapes, forest and farms, and outdoor recreational opportunities, according to its website
Beech Hill Preserve, Bald Mountain Preserve, Ragged Mountain Preserve, Fernalds Neck Preserve and the Passagassawakeag Greenway in Belfast are some of the parcels preserved by Coastal Mountains Land Trust. There are more than 30 miles of trails through the parcels.
To learn more about Coastal Mountains Land Trust, visit coastalmountains.org or facebook.com/coastalmountainslt.
Dwight Collins is a reporter/photographer for The Camden Herald.
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