Maine Land Noah talks with Keith Ross, vice president and director of land protection for the New England Forestry Foundation in Groton, Massachusetts, about the foundation's purchase of more than 700,000 acres of northern Maine forest. This is the largest conservation easement ever in the United States. Under the plan, the Pingree family will sell development rights for a land mass about the size of Rhode Island for about 30 million dollars. The family will continue to harvest timber from the land and it will be open to the public.
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Maine Land

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Maine Land

Maine Land

Maine Land

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Noah talks with Keith Ross, vice president and director of land protection for the New England Forestry Foundation in Groton, Massachusetts, about the foundation's purchase of more than 700,000 acres of northern Maine forest. This is the largest conservation easement ever in the United States. Under the plan, the Pingree family will sell development rights for a land mass about the size of Rhode Island for about 30 million dollars. The family will continue to harvest timber from the land and it will be open to the public.