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Longest Day, Longest Hike

on June 20, 2017, at 11:17 p.m.
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Running in the woods in the city

on June 18, 2017, at 8:13 a.m.
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Restoring a fishery, one click at a time

on June 05, 2017, at 5:22 p.m.
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How to run 20 miles

on May 15, 2017, at 8:36 p.m.
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Baby great horned owls sit in a nest. The species is found throughout North America right up to the tree line in Canada, and down through much of South America all the way to Argentina. While mammals are the owls’ top prey, and birds are number two, owls of the desert dine on scorpions and consume many reptiles and snakes.

Don’t underestimate the ferocity of the great horned owl

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on Feb. 16, 2017, at 2:35 p.m.
In a battle between an owl and an eagle, bet on the owl.
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Blizzard redux

on Feb. 13, 2017, at 9:08 a.m.
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Why I March

on Jan. 24, 2017, at 2:32 p.m.
CONTRIBUTORS
Bryan Courtois

When a community comes together to search for a missing person

By Bryan Courtois on Nov. 29, 2016, at 10:52 a.m.
“It is so heartwarming to see the community come together to support our efforts and do what they can to help.”
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Pinnacles to pursue and votes to cast

on Nov. 07, 2016, at 7:40 a.m.
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This summer I went swimming

on Sept. 07, 2016, at 9:05 p.m.
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Where in the woods am I? Win an L.L.Bean gift card

By Aislinn Sarnacki on Sept. 05, 2016, at 5:22 p.m.
The prize for this week’s “Where in the Woods” trail ID contest is a $50 gift card to L.L.Bean!
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Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell speaks during  a public celebration and dedication ceremony for the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument at New England Outdoor Center on Sunday.

US official: Community will play key role in North Woods monument’s development

By John Holyoke on Sept. 01, 2016, at 2:37 p.m.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell helped celebrate the formation of the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument.
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Running with Strangers

on Aug. 25, 2016, at 9:20 p.m.
GOOD BIRDING
The veery prefers a thick, deciduous understory, preferably on the edge of wetlands, making it one of the hardest thrushes to see.

Everything is a hermit thrush, unless it isn’t

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on July 07, 2016, at 12:38 p.m.
Members of the thrush family spend much of their time on or near the ground. They forage on foot.
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Circles, Loops and Wheels

on June 17, 2016, at 11:30 p.m.
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Circles, Loops and Wheels

on June 17, 2016, at 11:30 p.m.
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Despair is no longer sufficient

on June 15, 2016, at 7:49 a.m.
GOOD BIRDING
Kirtland’'s warbler

The insanity of hardcore birders revealed

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on May 26, 2016, at 1:28 p.m.
Good Birding: Hardcore birders are insane. Naturally, I speak from personal experience.
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My Two Minds on the Maine Woods National Monument

on May 23, 2016, at 12:18 p.m.
GOOD BIRDING
A spruce grouse.

It’s birding festival time in Maine

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on May 19, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
This weekend marks the first of three consecutive birding festivals. I guide for all three, and I generally get the tough assignments.