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Help Defeat LD 1647!

LD 1647, An Act To Define "Person Aggrieved" in Proceedings before the Department of Environmental Protection and the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission, is coming out of the Judiciary Committee with a split vote - 7 'Ought Not to Pass' and 6 'Ought to Pass as Amended.' Soon, this bill will face a …

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Woodcock Sighting

An American woodcock was on the Gilsland Farm property in Falmouth this afternoon (3/7). The bird was located near a few spruce trees, just north of the two buildings at the end of the parking lot. Mike Windsor Adult Educator & Naturalist …

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Crunch Time for the Legislative Session

Things have been really busy and most issues are still percolating but here's a snapshot of where things stand. Land Use Regulation Commission (LD 1798): The Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (ACF) Committee has held three work sessions and yesterday voted on an amended LD 1798.  The vote, …

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Rare Bird Alert February 27 – March 4, 2012

Compilers: Doug Hitchcox Top Species Mentioned: Greater White-fronted Goose Barnacle Goose Eurasian Wigeon Canvasback Rough-legged Hawk Snowy Owl Northern Hawk Owl Lark Sparrow ‘Oregon' Dark-eyed Junco York County A BARNACLE GOOSE was seen in flight from Marginal Way on the morning of …

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