SeaWatch at Schoodic Point, Winter Harbor – Morning Hours Daily – Sept 15 through Nov 16, 6:30 – 9:30 am
By pmsercinst on Sept. 16, 2016, at 3:32 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.Thursday, Sept. …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 16, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
“We feel that ATV access is a traditional use of that land, and we need to find a way to [re-establish] that access,” Patten Town Manager Raymond Foss said.
WILD FOR ADVENTURE
on Sept. 16, 2016, at 9:39 a.m.
The Mount Desert Island Marathon, Half Marathon, and Relay is just 30 days away! Yes, I could say one month but as a runner that is not the way I think. Why? Because training is daily and you just have to take it one run and one day at a …
GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
on Sept. 16, 2016, at 7 a.m.
It’s no surprise that The Pier at the end of the World by Paul Erickson was cited as an Outstanding Science Trade Book by the Children’s Book Council of the National Science Teachers Association. If we’d had this book when I was in school, I might have liked science more! …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 15, 2016, at 9:20 p.m.
Some want assurances that no forest product industry jobs will be lost. Others hope it will draw people to the Katahdin region. Still more worry about forest fires.
on Sept. 15, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St., Brunswick, Maine For more information: amcmaine.org/calendar. BRUNSWICK — The Appalachian Mountain Club, Maine Chapter, will meet for a potluck dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 5, at Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St. Guest …
By Marsha Donahue on Sept. 15, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: North Light Gallery, 256 Penobscot Ave, Millinocket, Maine For more information: 207-723-4414; artnorthlight.com This is Trails End Festival Weekend in Millinocket, where you can …
By patricia maloney on Sept. 15, 2016, at 2:20 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Fields Pond, ME Audubn, 216 Fields Pond Road, Holden, MAINE For more information: 207 626 7990; mainetreefoundation.org Maine PLT and ME Audubon bringing forestry field data to Fields Pond. Join our session to learn how to establish a forestry research …
By Ayesha Rascoe and Lesley Wroughton, Reuters on Sept. 15, 2016, at 2:16 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The United States on Thursday joined more than 20 countries in creating 40 new marine sanctuaries around the world to protect oceans from the threat of climate change and pollution. President Barack Obama designated the first U.S. marine reserve in the Atlantic Ocean: 4,913 square miles known for …
By ceci danforth on Sept. 15, 2016, at 2:09 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Sipp Bay Preserve, Burby Road, Perry, Maine For more information: 207-271-7701; mcht.org PERRY — Maine Coast Heritage Trust staff and Charlie Sawyer of Downeast Amateur Astronomers will lead an evening of star gazing 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, at the …
By Aislinn Sarnacki on Sept. 15, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
“[We found] one of the darkest locations on the eastern seaboard,” Chad Moore said of Acadia National Park. On a clear night in Acadia, visitors can see the band of the Milky Way with the naked eye, and on occasion they’ll catch a colorful show of the Northern Lights.
on Sept. 15, 2016, at 11:45 a.m.
GRAY, Maine — North Woods Law Day will be held 9:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Maine Wildlife Park, Route 26. That day is National Hunting and Fishing Day; so Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife staff will be on hand with a variety of hands-on and …
By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on Sept. 15, 2016, at 11:45 a.m.
Mallards have started to get their green heads back. I welcome the return. A summertime mallard is a pitiful creature.
on Sept. 15, 2016, at 10:49 a.m.
When Jim Martin of Bangor was honored over the weekend for a lifetime lived outdoors, he stopped to ponder how much time he’d spent in the woods pursuing one of his favorite activities, trapping. “I figured it out the other day,” the 77-year-old said. “I’ve trapped [at least one] beaver …
By John Holyoke on Sept. 15, 2016, at 8:29 a.m.
The national program’s goal, according to its website, is the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing, activities and outings.
GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
on Sept. 15, 2016, at 7 a.m.
Linda doesn’t let me anywhere near the kitchen to cook, unless it’s time to grill some wild game meat, so I’m looking forward to attending one of the wild game cooking workshops that Maine’s community colleges are offering in partnership with the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. And …
on Sept. 14, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
They thought he’d been shot by a deer hunter, and his body was butchered just like you’d cut up a deer in the woods, but that grisly discovery was only the beginning in a complex web of intrigue that will keep you reading well into the night. Maureen Milliken, the …
By Bryan Courtois on Sept. 14, 2016, at 2:34 p.m.
We are all volunteers and pay for our own training, gear, and travel expenses.
By Alison Dibble on Sept. 14, 2016, at 12:10 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: For more information: 2073594659 On Sept. 17, 9am-12 pm, visit two Bee Gardens, G.M. Allen and Son, Inc., 267 Front Ridge Rd. (Rte 15), Orland. Meet in large parking lot at blue building. Hosted by University of Maine and USDA …
THE VIRTUAL ANGLER
on Sept. 14, 2016, at 11:51 a.m.
The Sunday of Labor Day Weekend brought brilliant sunshine, cloudless skies, comfortable temperatures. It was awful. Oh, it was great weather for the annual meeting and picnic of the Upper Dam Camp Owners’ Association. But for the trout and salmon in the famous Upper Dam Pool and elsewhere it was …