Sustainable forestry
Forest products remained Maine’s largest export industry in 2016, with $626 million in sales in 2016, nearly 22 percent of all state exports.

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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MFPC Executive Committee Meeting

When: Thu July 6 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Augusta

MFPC Golf Tournament

Golf Tournament at the Bangor municipal golf course in Bangor, Maine
When: Thu July 13 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Bangor Municipal Golf course

MFPC Executive Committee Meeting

When: Thu August 10 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Augusta

MFPC Annual Meeting

When: Sun September 17 12:00 PM - Mon September 18 11:00 PM

Executive Committee Meeting

When: Thu October 12 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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