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Get Ready for Spring!

We have all you need to get ready for spring, Bird Houses, Bird Feeders, Binoculars, and More! Visit the Nature Store at Gilsland Farm Audubon Center, Falmouth Maine. Hours: 9 - 5pm weekdays Maine Audubon Members receive a discount on all purchases – become a member today and support wildlife …

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Help Support the North Woods!

We need your help! Please contact your legislators  today and urge them to support the Minority Report for LD 1798! A vote could be possible for early next week, and your legislators need to hear that allowing county commissioners to nominate themselves and simultaneously serve on the LUPC Board is …

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Help us stop LD 1826!

Since 1983, the Maine Endangered and Nongame Wildlife Fund has been supporting important programs that protect Maine's threatened, endangered and nongame wildlife. Voluntary contributions made via the "chickadee check-off" and loon license plate registration fees have been essential to the …

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State House and Audubon’s Priority Issues

Monday, the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Committee held a public hearing on LD 1652, An Act to Ensure A Reliable Funding Stream for the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.  This has been a very important issue for Maine Audubon for some time.  Without adequate funding, the future …

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Legislative Update Jan. 19

The Legislature is back in action at the State House.  Our formal legislative preview is being polished and will soon be released.  In the meantime, here's a sense of what we're working on and what's happening. Land Use Regulation Commission (LURC) The LURC Reform Commission, created by the …

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Rare Bird Alert – October 25 – 30, 2011

Area: State of Maine Compilers: Doug Hitchcox Species mentioned: Greater White-fronted Goose ‘Blue' Snow Goose Barnacle Goose Harlequin Duck Sooty Shearwater Hudsonian Godwit Baird's Sandpiper ‘Kumlien's' Iceland Gull Forster's Tern Atlantic Puffin Red-headed Woodpecker Northern Shrike Blue-gray …

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