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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon and Partners Launch Fish Lead-Free Campaign

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

MEDIA RELEASE  For Immediate Release July 23, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511   Maine Audubon and Partners Launch Fish Lead-Free Campaign Passage of 2013 Loon Protection Bill spurs two-year educational initiative Falmouth – Maine Audubon and its partners announced today the launch of the Fish Lead …

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Canoe Volunteer

Monday, July 21st, 2014

A volunteer is needed at Scarborough Marsh Audubon Center to put away canoes at the end of the day.  This position would be needed daily from 4:00pm – 5:00pm but can be based on your availability.  You can volunteer as often as a few days per week, or as little as once a month. This volunteer position is …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon’s Annual Loon Count Takes Place this Saturday, July 19

Monday, July 14th, 2014

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release July 14, 2013 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511   Maine Audubon’s Annual Loon Count Takes Place this Saturday, July 19  Statewide – Since 1983, volunteers across the state have visited their local lakes and ponds the third Saturday in July with a …

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Turtle Volunteer

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

A volunteer is needed at Gilsland Farm Audubon Center (Falmouth) to clean our turtle, Justeen.  This position would be needed 1 to 2 times per month depending on your availability, and offers a flexible schedule any day and time of your choosing.   This job would consist of emptying her tank of water, cleaning the filter, and washing …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon Seeks Volunteers to Monitor Roads in Franklin, Oxford and Somerset Counties

Monday, June 9th, 2014

 NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release June 9, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-6180 x209  Maine Audubon Seeks Volunteers to Monitor Roads in Franklin, Oxford and Somerset Counties FALMOUTH – Maine Audubon seeks volunteers to survey roads in western Maine for signs of wildlife road crossings. Information collected by volunteers about where, when …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon Celebrates Members at Peony Bloom & Ice Cream Social

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

NEWS RELEASE  For Immediate Release June 2, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511 Maine Audubon Celebrates Members at Peony Bloom & Ice Cream Social Falmouth – Maine Audubon will hold their annual Peony Bloom & Ice Cream Social on Wednesday, June 18, from 6 to 8 pm. …

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Environmental Education Assistants

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

We are looking for teenagers (ages 14 to 18) to be Environmental Education Assistants (EEA’s) at our Maine Audubon summer programs. As an Environmental Education Assistant you will have a unique opportunity to develop leadership and skills towards creating a meaningful interaction between children and nature.  You will both assist in leading activities and games, …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon Seeks Anglers for Brook Trout Survey Project

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

NEWS RELEASE For Immediate Release May 14, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-6180 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511  Maine Audubon Seeks Anglers for Brook Trout Survey Project Volunteers will help fisheries conservation goals in the state Falmouth – Maine Audubon, Trout Unlimited and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (IFW) …

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Community Announcement: Maine Audubon’s Birdathon to Take Place May 17

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT For Immediate Release May 7, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-6180 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511  Maine Audubon’s Birdathon to Take Place May 17 FALMOUTH – Maine Audubon’s annual statewide Birdathon will take place on Saturday, May 17. The Birdathon is a bird-watching event during spring migration in which participants …

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Maine Bird Alert – April 19-25, 2014

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Reporting Period: April 19 – 25, 2014 Compilers: Doug Hitchcox Noteworthy Species Mentioned: Eurasian Wigeon Tricolored Heron White-faced Ibis Sandhill Crane Snowy Owl American Three-toed Woodpecker York County A lingering SNOWY OWL was still being seen around the mouth of the Mousam River in Kennebunk on the 22nd. Greater Portland First located on the 19th, …

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