Established in 1970, the objective of the chapter is to foster an appreciation of our natural environment, with a focus on birds. The chapter sponsors programs, field trips and scholarships. You automatically become a member of the Merrymeeting Chapter when you join as a member of Maine Audubon and your address is within the designated membership area. As a member of our Chapter, you will all the benefits of Maine Audubon membership, and you will receive our chapter newsletter, “The Call“.

Coming Next

Program: Lessons from Avian Haven

  • Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016 7:00pm – 9:00pm
  • Curtis Memorial Library, Morrell Room
    23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick
  • Free and Open to the Public

A Citizen’s Guide to Helping Birds of Maine

OspreyLaura Suomi-Lecker will discuss common reasons why birds are admitted to Avian Haven Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center in Freedom, Maine, and what public citizens can do to help local birds. Laura will discuss the facilities and recent cases of Avian Have, 2016 summer admissions including orphaned and injured eagles, owls, hawks, waterbirds (Northern Gannets, loons and ducks) and many species of songbirds. Laura is the Technical Director at Somerset County Soil and Water Conservation District where she does a variety of bird-related education and outreach-and is also the education and outreach coordinator and long-time volunteer with Avian Haven.

Contact: Stella Walsh – (207) 807-3679

 

 

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Scholarship Programs

ScholarshipsMMAS annually offers three residential ecology camp opportunities – Hog Island Camp, The Maine Conservation Schools at Bryant Pond Forest and Tanglewood 4-H Camp. Learn More →

 

Board Meetings

Board Meetings are held most months and are open to the public.

  • Tuesday, September 27, Curtis Memorial Library, Seminar Room, 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Octobber 25, Curtis Memorial Library, Semijnaor Room, 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 1. Hosted by Jay Stormer at 141 Rossmere Raod, Brunswick, 7:00 p.m.