Patten Woodlot

West Old Town, 8 miles from campus
130 acres

History: The Patten Woodlot was a combination purchase/donation from Patten Corporation in 1989.

General Description: This property contains old fields which have grown over to woods. It also contains large areas of wetlands. A gravel road transects the woodlot but is gated to control access.

Current Uses: This woodlot is managed for multiple uses including timber production and wildlife habitat enhancement. Research projects in forestry and wildlife have been conducted.

Potential uses: The Patten Woodlot is available for uses in line with the College of Natural Resources, Forestry and Agriculture programs.