News & Notes: Legislative Advocacy


Maine’s North Woods

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Maine’s northern forest is the single largest undeveloped forestland in the eastern United States. Its woods, waters and wildlife create outstanding recreational experiences for Maine people and visitors, bringing good jobs and new opportunities for economic growth. Maine’s Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry houses the state’s core programs that benefit and conserve the north woods. Spruce Budworm …

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Protect Maine Lakes

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Lakes offer far reaching value both to Maine’s wildlife as well as its people. For more than 30 years, we have worked with more than 1,500 volunteers across Maine to monitor the health of Maine’s Common Loon, a species tied more closely than perhaps any other to clean, clear water. Common Loons have to see their prey – …

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Endangered and Threatened Species

Friday, February 6th, 2015

Protecting at-risk species is a core environmental issue for the people of Maine. The state began listing its threatened and endangered species forty years ago, after the passage of Maine’s Endangered Species Act (there are currently 45 wildlife species listed on the state’s endangered and threatened list). The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is proposing a …

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Stream-Smart Road Crossings workshop offered

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014
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It’s not the bear question. Question 6 is the other wildlife question on the ballot

Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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Falmouth conservation group follows the sun

Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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ReVision Energy gets Maine Audubon solar installation contract

Monday, October 27th, 2014
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WATCH: Monthly Bird Walk in Holden this Weekend

Monday, October 27th, 2014
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Votes for Question 3, 6 are votes for growing Maine’s economy

Monday, October 27th, 2014
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Supporters Stump for $10 Million Water Bond

Monday, October 27th, 2014
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