Articles by Colin Brown

 
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Furbearer Presentation in Grand Lake Stream

By Colin Brown on March 04, 2016, at 1:29 p.m.
Thursday, April 21, 2016 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream Town Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org On April 21st, the Downeast Lakes Land Trust is pleased to welcome Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (IF&W) State furbearer biologist Cory Mosby for …
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Land trust, rod and gun club to host introduction to ice fishing – CANCELLED

By Colin Brown on Jan. 07, 2016, at 3:24 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org Due to unsafe ice conditions, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.Story continues below advertisement. For information, …
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Backyard boildown and pancake brunch set for March 27

By Colin Brown on Dec. 17, 2015, at 2:39 p.m.
Sunday, March 20, 2016 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org GRAND LAKE STREAM, Maine — In late March, as the days grow slightly longer, sap pushes skyward from the roots to give lifeblood …
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Musical group to sing historic riverdriver songs in Grand Lake Stream

By Colin Brown on Dec. 17, 2015, at 2:26 p.m.
Saturday, March 5, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org GRAND LAKE STREAM, Maine — The Downeast Lakes Land Trust will host the musical group, From Away Downeast, at 1 p.m. Saturday, March …
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Winter Bird Walk

By Colin Brown on Dec. 17, 2015, at 2:22 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org The Downeast Lakes Land Trust is pleased to be hosting a “Winter Birding Weekend,” celebrating the Great Backyard Bird Count. Launched in 1998 …
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“Bird Identification Made Easy” with Bob Duchesne

By Colin Brown on Dec. 17, 2015, at 2:16 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org The Downeast Lakes Land Trust is pleased to be hosting a “Winter Birding Weekend,” celebrating the Great Backyard Bird Count. Launched in 1998 …
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Downeast Lakes Land Trust Photo Contest!

By Colin Brown on Nov. 20, 2015, at 1:26 p.m.
The Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) is pleased to be hosting the first ever – DLLT Photo Contest. The natural beauty of the Downeast Lakes region is truly something to behold. With its varied landscapes, abundant wildlife, local traditions, and colorful characters, there are many different subjects to be captured …
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‘Allagash Tails and Tales’ to be presented in Grand Lake Stream

By Colin Brown on Nov. 19, 2015, at 1:41 p.m.
Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org GRAND LAKE STREAM, Maine — Downeast Lakes Land Trust will present “Allagash Tails and Tales,” narrated by author and former ranger supervisor Tim …
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Go on a snowshoe trek in Grand Lake Stream

By Colin Brown on Nov. 19, 2015, at 1:38 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 15, 2016 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org GRAND LAKE STREAM, Maine — Downeast Lakes Land Trust’s Education and Outreach Manager Colin Brown will lead a snowshoeing adventure 2-4 p.m. Friday, …
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Book talk in Grand Lake Stream

By Colin Brown on Sept. 24, 2015, at 9:58 a.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Grand Lake Stream School Building, 15 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org GRAND LAKE STREAM, Maine — The Downeast Lakes Land Trust will welcome author and journalist Paul Molyneaux and his son Asher of East …
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Community Wreath Making Party

By Colin Brown on Aug. 28, 2015, at 10:35 a.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org Join Downeast Lakes Land Trust in celebrating a traditional holiday season event. This year’s annual Wreath Making Party will take place at the Grand …
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Tipping Field Trip

By Colin Brown on Aug. 28, 2015, at 10:29 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org In Downeast Maine, tipping is the harvesting of balsam fir brush or “tips” to make Christmas wreaths and other holiday decorations. Many people in …
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Wilderness First Aid

By Colin Brown on Aug. 28, 2015, at 10:14 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, Maine For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org The Downeast Lakes Land Trust is hosting a Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course on November 14 …
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New Moon Night Hike

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 2:39 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, ME For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org Night is one of the greatest times to experience the forest and liven senses not normally used when exploring the woods. Join Downeast Lakes …
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Apple Cider Pressing

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 2:34 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 12, 2015 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, ME For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org Join Downeast Lakes Land Trust staff for an exciting afternoon of apple fun! We will explore some Grand Lake Stream apple trees and learn …
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Fall Foliage Paddle – Big Musquash Stream

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 2:27 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Location: Big Musquash Bridge, Milford Road, Grand Lake Stream, ME For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org On Sunday, October 4th, join Downeast Lakes Land Trust staff as we paddle Big Musquash Stream during the peak of fall foliage season. The changing colors …
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Autumn Hike on Wabassus Mountain

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 2:16 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, ME For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org As the cool, autumn air sets in, it’s a great time of year for hiking. Join the Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) on a …
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Fall Migration Birding Walk

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 2:08 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Downeast Lakes Land Trust, 4 Water Street, Grand Lake Stream, ME For more information: 2077962100; downeastlakes.org Each year, as summer draws to a close, birds everywhere begin great migrations to their winter destinations. Downeast Maine is hailed by many as …
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Downeast Lakes Geocache Challenge Opens

By Colin Brown on Aug. 26, 2015, at 9:10 a.m.
Downeast Lakes Land Trust (DLLT) is pleased to introduce the Downeast Lakes Geocache Challenge (DLGC). Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices that has gained enormous popularity in recent years. Participants must navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the …
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Downeast Lakes Land Trust – Book Series -

By Colin Brown on July 24, 2015, at 2:48 p.m.
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