Secondary wood manufacturint
Secondary wood manufacturing contributes 8,884 jobs and $1.8 billion to Maine's economy, about 20 percent of the forest products industry’s impact.

Is it still a deer yard if there are no deer?

Gerry Lavigne, Maine’s state deer biologist for three decades, discusses areas, especially in northern Maine, where there is deer habitat, but no deer. For more of Lavigne’s views on the Maine deer herd visit the Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine’s Deer Recovery section or read:  Northern Maine deer ecology

Other information: The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife presented the its Plan to Increase Maine’s Northern, Eastern and Western Deer Herd, including white tailed deer population goals and efforts to create a five-year benchmarking system on Jan. 25th, 2012.

 

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128th Maine Legislature second session

When: Wed January 3 10:00 AM - Wed April 18 11:00 PM

MFPC Legislative Reception

Maine legislators are invited to enjoy great food, drinks and opportunities to talk with MFPC members from across the state and find out what's ahead for Maine's forest products industry, from challenges to opportunities. Call 207-622-9288 for more information.
When: Tue January 23 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: MFPC Office, 535 Civic Center Dr., Augusta ME
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Legislative Advocacy & Regulatory Monitoring
Make your voice heard in Augusta and Washington! MFPC employs three lobbyists who stay on top of legislative and regulatory initiatives affecting Maine’s forest products industry.

 

Networking
You’re invited! Take advantage of the Council’s many opportunities to visit with the who’s who of Maine’s forest products industry at any of our special events.

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