Maine bird watchers get state-specific website

The Associated Press
Posted June 13, 2011, at 9:45 a.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine bird watchers are getting a state-specific website to advance their hobby.

The state Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, the Maine Birding Trail and Cornell University have launched a state-specific version of eBird, where birdwatchers share information about sightings, trips and trends.

The new Maine eBird site can be accessed at, or from the department’s website at

Birders can submit their observations, look at data that’s been collected, read articles and consider volunteer opportunities on the site. printed on July 24, 2017