Last week, BDN Outdoors Editor John Holyoke introduced you to guide Jeff McEvoy's latest litter of English cocker spaniels, which seemed to be plotting a takeover of the kitchen. In this follow-up filmed four days later, the puppies' invasion still seems to be in the planning phase, which leads to some great video of the cute little devils. Read More
GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has published a wonderful series of columns telling us about lots of ways we can help our fish, wildlife, birds, and other critters. You can access those columns here: googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]];… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    An increase in moose permits is proposed by DIFW, all in northern Maine. Here are the numbers.   googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i = 0; i < slot_sizes.length; i++) {… Read More

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GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
Troubling changes in the northern forest This is a terrific and important column by my friend Sandra Neily who lives in Greenville. Sandy has been an environmental advocate for decades. The photo with  this column, which she gave me permission to use, is Sandy fishing with… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    Within the first 12 days of 2020, five bald eagles in five different towns tested positive for high levels of lead, and all five had to be euthanized. Avian Haven in Freedom has found 57 such eagles in the last five years. In response, the state is working… Read More
ORONO — University of Maine Cooperative Extension will offer a series of free one-hour online home gardening discussions starting at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 30. Additional sessions are scheduled each Monday at 9 a.m., Wednesday at noon and Thursday at 6 p.m. through April 23. Read More
    BELFAST — Gather with the Belfast Bay Watershed Coalition to hike the Belfast Rail Trail on Saturday, April 11. Meet at the Belfast Footbridge at 10 a.m. to explore the local bird scene, then enjoy a walk to the train station and back along the Passagassawakeag (4.5 miles… Read More