Category Archives: Maine Woods

To all the deer I’ve missed before


Another in my series of hunting stories, including missed shots and other mistakes. “To all the deer I’ve missed before, Who’ve traveled in the great outdoors, I’m glad they came along, I dedicate this song, To all the deer I’ve missed before.” Substituting deer for girls in this classic Willie Nelson song isn’t all that […]

Great Maine stories by a guy from away

A special thank you goes to Down East Books for republishing David Morine’s book, Vacationland: A Half Century of Summering in Maine. I absolutely loved this book and have to say that David Morine has qualified himself as a real Mainer in these very entertaining stories. Most of the stories were published in an earlier […]

Great conservation projects get Sun Edison boost

Cold Stream Forest Project

The initial list of conservation projects getting a boost from a $2.5 million conservation fund from SunEdison is very impressive. Funding will go to some great projects providing fish passage, public access and recreation, and habitat conservation. The contribution was part of a settlement between SunEdison and Friends of Maine Mountains which agreed to withdraw […]