OLD TOWN — Hirundo Wildlife Refuge has announced its Kids in Nature program for youth ages 9-12 9 a.m.-noon Saturdays beginning July 14. Each week, Hirundo staff will provide guided adventures that are educational and fun. The cost is $12 per child. Parents are welcome to stay and… Read More
    SKOWHEGAN — A winged ally of Maine farmers is the focus of a new partnership between the Somerset County Soil & Water Conservation District and the Damariscotta River Association. A $5,000 grant from the 2018 Cornell Land Trust Small Grants Program will support the Ag Allies… Read More
    Register today for this awesome youth program offered by the Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District’s (PCSWCD). The program offers something for all interests, is designed for ages 12-16, and is a 3-day, 2-night adventure at the Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)’s impressive Gorman Chairback Lodge. This year’s… Read More
    AUGUSTA — This weekend is Maine’s free fishing weekend and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is encouraging everyone to get outside and enjoy a day fishing with family or friends on one of Maine’s many waters. Free fishing weekend takes place… Read More
    CARIBOU — The Caribou Public Library is excited to announce the opportunity for children ages 2-10 to learn about water safety 10:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20. Skyler McAtee, a certified water safety instructor and lifeguard for the Presque Isle Parks and Recreation Department, will be present to read,… Read More
    WINTERPORT — Alyson McKnight of Winterport is for the birds—literally. “I fell in love with birds when I took ornithology at UMass,” said McKnight. “I was really impressed by their intricate behaviors and advanced body design. In terms of their physiology,… Read More
    CAMDEN — Bright and early on May 21st, with Memorial Day weekend looming, a determined group of Camden Club members and spouses armed with rakes, clippers, brooms, blowers and edging tools descended on the town’s Village Green. Their mission was to spruce up the planting beds surrounding the… Read More
    BRUNSWICK — George Wuerthner, a noted ecologist author, and activist who has visited more than 400 designated Wilderness Areas in the United States, will talk on  “Wilderness under Siege” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, at Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St. His presentation will cover the early… Read More
    PENOBSCOT — Come to the town landing 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Pierce’s Pond in Penobscot and join the town of Penobscot Alewife Committee, Maine Coast Heritage Trust and Blue Hill Heritage Trust for a celebration of two key first steps in the fish passage restoration… Read More
    CUSHING — Speaking Up for Us (www.sufumaine.org), a statewide self-advocacy organization for people living with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities, will be hosting a, “Land Trust Day & Barbeque” 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, at  Langlais Sculpture Preserve in Cushing, rain or shine. All adults living with… Read More