Town of Swan’s Island

Town of Swan’s Island
$17,500
Conservation and Environment

Swan’s Island is made up of some 7,000 acres, three little villages, and a year –round population of 350 and over 1,000 in the summer. It’s located on the coast of Maine near Bar Harbor on Mount Desert Island. It is a remote island, with ferry service originating in Bass Harbor. The island doesn’t have stores or liquor sales, but a striving lobster industry which is the main occupation on the island. This grant is in support of the renovations of the Oddfellows Hall.