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

Field Trip: Waterfowl Walk, Giant Stairs on Bailey Island

Photo by Tony Barrett

  • Saturday, Dec 5, 2015 8:30am – 10:30am

Explore winter waterfowl from one of Harpswell’s most scenic locations. Join John Berry to learn about waterfowl you can see from the Giant’s Stairs Trail, Bailey’s Island, on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 8:30-10:30 a.m. Bring binoculars and a spotting scope if you have one. This is a collaborative event of Merrymeeting Audubon and Harpswell Heritage Land Trust. For more information, contact John Berry at 207-632-7257.

To get there from Cook’s Corner in Brunswick, follow Rt 24 south for 14.5 miles, crossing the Cribstone Bridge. Turn left on Washington Ave. Park at the Episcopal Chapel (except during services) or carefully along the street so as not to block traffic or emergency vehicles.

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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, unless noted, are hosted by Ted Allen, held at 7:00 pm and open to the public.  For directions, please contact us.

  • Tuesday, October 6, 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 3, 7:00 p.m.