Meet the Maine man who has caught 5,000 togue from the same pond To call Steve Greenleaf an avid lake trout fisherman is, to put it simply, an understatement. by John Holyoke 1 hour ago1 hour ago Acadia National Park to launch registration program to ease traffic by Nick Sambides Jr. 3 hours ago3 hours ago Trump signs conservation bill addressing maintenance backlog at parks including Acadia by The Associated Press 6 hours ago4 hours ago Maine’s fatal shark attack prompts some thoughts about safety by John Holyoke July 31, 2020July 31, 2020 What we know about great white sharks and their habits by Julia Bayly Biologists haul monster 25-pound togue out of Aroostook County lake by John Holyoke Hunters have 3 more weeks to apply for a Maine any-deer permit by The Associated Press Don’t go fishing without these 5 must-have flies by John Holyoke FISHING You don’t need a boat to enjoy saltwater fishing in Maine by John Holyoke July 24, 2020July 27, 2020 3 teens catch massive 700-pound tuna after 7-hour ocean battle off Maine coast These are the most common fishing injuries — and what to do about them The ghost of Hollis Grindle’s togue is still inspiring HUNTING A Maine bear hunt might be just what you need this summer, whether you’re a hunter or not by John Holyoke July 22, 2020July 22, 2020 Biologists propose all-time record 109,890 any-deer permits 7-year-old’s first turkey was important for him and wildlife officials, too Dressing like trees and making odd sounds made opening day fun, even without turkeys MORE FROM ACT OUT WITH AISLINN SARNACKI From moose to loons, the Katahdin region offers a bevy of wildlife sightings by Aislinn Sarnacki 10 hours ago10 hours ago This hairy caterpillar ‘looks like something out of a Dr. Seuss book’ by Aislinn Sarnacki July 29, 2020July 28, 2020 Bikes, boats and other outdoor gear are becoming scarce in Maine stores by Aislinn Sarnacki July 28, 2020July 28, 2020 How to cast with a fly rod Let’s answer a question that occurs to all beginning fly fishers: How do I make this fly rod work? State says number of wildfires has soared in Maine in 2020 Forest rangers said they have responded to nearly 800 fires, representing close to 900 acres, throughout Maine so far in 2020. Great American Outdoors Act a bill worth celebrating The bill, co-sponsored by Maine’s senators, Angus King and Susan Collins, will support public lands across the country by providing full funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. How to rig up your fly rod Save yourself time and frustration with these pointers. Dancing bear caught on video surprises amateur photographer If bears could dance, the results would probably look just like the images Colin Chase captured on his trail camera. If you miss the theater, try backyard birdwatching instead Ever since we’ve been staying at home more, this column has accidentally veered off onto a recurrent theme: Nature as theater. Mosquitoes plentiful in Maine, where state urges precautions Health officials are urging Mainers to use repellent and take extra care at dusk and dawn. Chipmunks, fattened up on acorns, are driving people nuts People needn’t get too alarmed over an overpopulation. Now’s the time for Moosehead region to chart its new course Moosehead’s wilderness character has been drawing adventurous souls for generations. Greenville is the gateway community, and its economic health is vital. Why biologists want to hear about your latest Maine fishing trip For decades, we have recruited serious anglers to keep voluntary record books of their fishing in Maine through a citizen science project. Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.