January 21, 2020  

Email link to Maine Woods National Park talk, Apr 22

Press releases, events, publications released, etc. from Maine environmental organizations and agencies. Submit content.

Meet a Live Bald Eagle, Jul 3
Event - Posted - Saturday, June 26, 2010 

Join Maine Wildlife Park staffers Pam and Nikki Richardson with live Bald Eagle ‘Lawrence’ to learn about eagles in Maine. At Maine Wildlife Park, Gray, July 3, at 11 a.m. - 12 noon and at 1:30 p.m.
'Bones' exhibition artist reception, June 27
Event - Posted - Saturday, June 26, 2010 

L.C. Bates Museum, on the campus of Good Will-Hinckley, will host a reception June 27 at 2 p.m. for artists participating in the exhibition "Bones: A Magnetic Reaction." The exhibition, which runs until Oct. 15, includes a diverse selection of paintings, prints, fresco, sculptures and photographs by 22 artists, each of whom explores bones and their natural beauty from varying perspectives.
Maine Trail Finder
Announcement - Friday, June 25, 2010 

Maine Trail Finder is a free online resource for people-powered trails in the state. The site currently features trails in the greater Franklin County region in western Maine. You can help us add more trails by getting the word out.
River Fest and Upper Kennebec Valley Outdoor Expo, June 25-27
Event - Posted - Thursday, June 24, 2010 

The festival boasts rides down the Kennebec river, music performances, vendors, a fishing tournament and 5K road race. In Skowhegan, June 225-27.
Camp Forest, June 28
Event - Posted - Wednesday, June 23, 2010 

Adam Stone and Bella Luz Maldonado will have hands-on demonstrations for children, and will talk about the importance of immersion in nature. Camp Forest is a wilderness day and expedition camp in Brooks that blends the Amazon Rainforest, African Bush and the back woods of Maine. Belfast Free Library, June 28, at 6-7:30 p.m.
Bug safari, June 24
Event - Posted - Tuesday, June 22, 2010 

UMaine Cooperative Extension and Tanglewood 4-H Camp will co-host a Bug Safari in honor of National Pollinator Week on June 24 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Blueberry Cove 4-H Camp in Tenants Harbor.
International Appalachian Trail, June 29
Event - Posted - Tuesday, June 22, 2010 

Dick Anderson, the founder and president of the International Appalachian Trail, will present an update on the trail's progress. The IAT now extends more than 1,900 miles along the northernmost of the Appalachian Mountains, from Mount Katahdin in Maine, thru New Brunswick, over the Gaspe Peninsula of Quebec, and across Newfoundland to its very tip. At Gilsland Farm, Falmouth, June 29 at 7 PM.
Allagash plan comments due June 24
Announcement - Monday, June 21, 2010 

Comments on a proposed strategic plan for the Allagash Wilderness Waterway prepared by the Allagash Advisory Council are due by June 24.
Baxter Park listening session, June 22
Event - Posted - Monday, June 21, 2010 

Baxter State Park officials will hold a public listening session as a first step in its management planning process at the Portland Public Library on Tuesday, June 22, at 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. The session will provide a chance to voice ideas before work begins on revisions to the current park management plan, which was originally drafted in the 1980’s. The park also plans to hold listening sessions this summer in Bangor and Presque Isle.
Hands Across the Sand, June 26
Event - Posted - Monday, June 21, 2010 

Join thousands of people around the world to draw a line in the sand and demand clean energy, now. Meet at Portland's East End Beach on June 26 at 11 a.m. for Hands Across the Sand, a movement of people from all walks of life and political affiliations.
Animal Signs workshop, June 27
Event - Posted - Monday, June 21, 2010 

Merryspring nature education center and park in Camden will offer the free family workshop Animal Signs on June 27 at 1-3 p.m. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about observing and protecting local birds and animals.
The Life of Maurice "Jake" Day, June 27
Event - Posted - Sunday, June 20, 2010 

Walt Disney’s “Bambi,” was released in 1942. Damariscotta native Maurice “Jake” Day, an artist working for Disney, arranged for the animal menagerie to be rounded up and shipped to California in the 1930s so artists could study and sketch them in preparation for the movie. Day, his sons, and others also spent six weeks in Baxter State Park, photographing and sketching the woodland environment that would serve as the film’s backdrop. One of the sons on that trip, Dick Day, is the featured speaker for the Kennebec Historical Society’s June lecture. At 107 Winthrop St. Augusta, June 27, 2PM.
Falconry, Jun 26
Event - Posted - Saturday, June 19, 2010 

Join Larry Barnes, a licensed Maine Master Falconer, to meet a live Peregrine Falcon up close and to learn about their life history and ecology. At Maine Wildlife Park, Gray, June 26, 11 a.m.
NRCM People’s Choice Award Nominations Sought
Announcement - Friday, June 18, 2010 

The Natural Resources Council of Maine is accepting nominations for the annual People’s Choice Award through Aug 6. Nominate someone who has worked tirelessly to protect a special place, or has helped pass legislation safeguarding Maine’s environment, or has stopped polluting companies from contaminating.
40th Annual Maine Lakes Conference, June 26
Event - Posted - Friday, June 18, 2010 

Theme: A Delicate Balance, Sustaining Maine Lakes. At Colby College, Diamond Building, Waterville, ME, June 26, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration fee.
Current  Archive      Page: 1 2 3

People Online People Online:
Visitors Visitors: 46
Members Members: 0
Total Total: 46

Visitors since 2/7/12

   You are here:  Home    

We Need You!

Thanks for visiting Maine Environmental News, 
a service of RESTORE: The North Woods. 
This is the most comprehensive online source 
available for links to Maine conservation and 
natural resource news stories and events. 
If eveyone who visits this website donates 
$25 (or more) a year we can 
keep this service going.

Donate Button with Credit Cards

 Jym St. Pierre, Editor 
Maine Environmental News is provided 
as a service of RESTORE: The North Woods

© Danby / Bangor Daily News

News Feeds

Copyright © 2009-2019 Maine Environmental News
Terms Of Use Privacy Statement
Home|About|Links|Submit Content|Search|Contact