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    The results are uncanny. George makes a pitch-perfect loon call that will leave you certain that there’s a real, live loon hiding nearby. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
      Given that I have ALS and expect to be in a wheelchair soon, Mitch Sturgeon’s book, Enjoying the Ride, was inspiring. At the age of 35, Mitch’s mother broke her neck and was paralyzed. The family, which lived in Lincoln, Maine, was told… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
      Peter Lowell, the long-time leader of the Lakes Environmental Association, is leading an ambitious project to expand our protection of Maine waters. I attended one of their meetings and was impressed with the participants and discussion. During that meeting, which focused mostly on invasive plants,… Read More
    ACADIA ON MY MIND
    The Acadia to Katahdin Virtual Race Medals are in! Whether you love hiking Acadia's 26 peaks or Katahdin, or are in training for the Mount Desert Island Marathon & Half or Millinocket Marathon & Half - or just love seeing a Google Street View photo of one of those real-life places pop up as you enter your walking, hiking or running miles in the virtual race course for the day - you, too, can earn this special medal. Made by the same company that makes the Boston and MDI Marathon medals, it features a raised profile of the Bubbles and Katahdin. Read More
ACT OUT WITH AISLINN
Difficulty: Easy to moderate. Snorkeling does require some gear and comfort swimming. In Phillips Lake, the water is clear and there are small islands where you can beach your boat while snorkeling. Use caution while in deep water, keeping an eye out for motor boats, sailboats, jet skis… Read More
    ACT OUT WITH AISLINN
    I was watching television with my dog, Oreo, late last Friday night when I heard a strange sound coming from outside — a sort of shrieking that I’d never heard before but was undoubtedly the call of wild animal. Without hesitation I grabbed my camera and headed out… Read More

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GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
Senator Angus King has a great eye for stunning photos, so I guess that’s why they titled his new book, A Senator’s Eye. Angus is well known for his Instagram photos, and we must thank Islandport Press in Yarmouth for publishing this wonderful book featuring great… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
      Maine anglers should be aware the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is proposing to change fishing rules on a number of Maine waters. Proposals range from changing the lower protected slot on lake trout in Sebago Lake from 23… Read More
BLUE HILL –Blue Hill Heritage Trust (BHHT) has received a 2018 AARP Community Challenge grant as a community partner in the Age-Friendly Coastal Communities regional initiative coordinated by Healthy Peninsula, a community health organization in Blue Hill, with additional assistance from the Blue Hill Peninsula Chamber of Commerce. … Read More
BRUNSWICK — Hosted by the Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust and led by Louis Giller of North Spore Mushroom Company, this foraging experience will begin with a concise intro to Mycology in order to give participants a basic understanding of the fungal life cycle, structures and role in the environment. Read More