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A “Yes on 6″ vote supports stream connectivity in Maine

Friday, October 17th, 2014

On November 4, Mainers will have the opportunity to support the Clean Water and Clean Water Jobs bond, Question 6 on the ballot.  We are urging our members and supporters to vote in favor of this important measure, a $10 million bond that will provide investment in our natural and built infrastructure that provides water-related …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon to Install New Solar System at Gilsland Farm Headquarters

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release October 16, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511   Maine Audubon to Install New Solar System at Gilsland Farm Headquarters Installation will offset 37 tons of carbon emissions each year Falmouth – Maine Audubon announced this week that it has partnered with Revision Energy …

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Yes On 6 – Clean Water & Clean Water Jobs for Maine

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

On November 4, Mainers will have the opportunity to support the Clean Water and Clean Water Jobs bond, Question 6 on the ballot.  We are urging our members and supporters to vote in favor of this important measure, a $10 million bond that will provide investment in our natural and built infrastructure that provides water-related …

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Maine Audubon Announces 27th Annual Apple Day Celebration

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

MEDIA RELEASE  For Immediate Release September 24, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Communications & Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511   Maine Audubon Announces 27th Annual Apple Day Celebration This year’s event features cider and wine tasting Falmouth – Maine Audubon announced today that the 27th annual Apple Day Celebration will take place Friday, …

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Please help lynx from being trapped in Maine!

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Please help lynx from being trapped in Maine! The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) is receiving comments on the Maine Department of Inland Fish and Wildlife’s (DIFW) request for an Incidental Take Permit (ITP) that would allow DIFW to continue its trapping program, putting the federally threatened Canada lynx at risk. Maine Audubon strongly …

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MEDIA RELEASE: Maine Audubon & MHS Mark 100th Anniversary of Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

MEDIA RELEASE  For Immediate Release August 19, 2014 Contact: Michelle Smith, Marketing Manager msmith@maineaudubon.org (207) 781-2330 x209 Mobile: (207) 838-0511 Maine Audubon & MHS Mark 100th Anniversary of Extinction of the Passenger Pigeon Falmouth – September 1, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the death of “Martha,” the last surviving Passenger Pigeon, who died in captivity …

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Support Changes to Maine’s List of Endangered and Threatened Species

Monday, August 4th, 2014

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (DIFW) has proposed additions and changes to the state’s Endangered and Threatened Species list.  We need your help in supporting these additions and changes. Please attend a public hearing tonight or tomorrow night or submit written comments by August 15. Protecting species at risk in Maine is …

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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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