Friends of Edith Patch

Honoring the Life, Work, and Legacy of Maine’s Extraordinary Scientist and Educator


The Friends of Edith Patch is a non-profit organization dedicated to celebrating and continuing the legacy of Dr. Edith Marion Patch (1876-1954), a pioneering entomologist whose scientific, educational, and environmental work expanded the ecological understandings of scientists, educators, children, and families around the world.