Frenchman Bay Conservancy is a land trust in Hancock, Maine, USA. The region FBC serves is eastern Hancock County, focusing on the Frenchman Bay and Union River watersheds.
FBC National Accreditation
The Frenchman Bay Conservancy is applying for accreditation. A public comment period is now open.
The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance, conducts an extensive review of each applicant’s policies and programs to ensure they meet national standards for excellence in protecting important natural places and working lands forever.
The Commission invites public input and accepts signed, written comments on pending applications. Comments must relate to how FBC complies with national standards addressing the ethical and technical operation of a land trust. For the full list of standards see www.landtrustaccreditation.org/getting-accredited/indicator-practices.
To learn more about the accreditation program and to submit a comment, visit www.landtrustaccreditation.org. Comments may be mailed or faxed to:
Land Trust Accreditation Commission
Attn: Public Comments
112 Spring Street, Suite 204
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-3351
Comments on FBC’s application have been extended from March, 30, 2013 to June 2, 2013.