Not many Mainers have heard of Sabine’s gull, nor should they. It summers in the Arctic. It winters in the tropics, mostly at sea, and mostly in the Pacific. It’s rare to see one from land, even rarer to see one from land in the Atlantic. But somehow, every year, someone spots one in the waters between Eastport and Campobello, amid hordes of wintering gulls. Read More

Outdoors Blogs

    Conservation groups, town officials, the state DOT and DEP, and even some individuals have done a great job of installing new culverts that allow fish passage. In the old days nobody paid any attention to fish passage when they were putting in culverts and dams. Read More
BRUNSWICK — The Maine Coast Heritage Trust and Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust will celebrate the opening of the new Woodward Point Preserve 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at 225 Woodward Point Road.  Guided walks will depart every half hour, led by  staff along… Read More
    SURRY — Shaw Institute, Blue Hill Heritage Trust and Friends of Morgan Bay will hold a beach clean-up at Carter Nature Preserve 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, Cross Road, for Maine Coastweek’s 2019 Beach Clean-Up. Coastal Cleanup Day is the world’s largest volunteer day to… Read More