Maine’s North Woods is undergoing huge changes. Most of the paper companies who owned the lands for decades have sold out to investment groups, non-profit groups, and wealthy individuals. Some of the new owners have big development plans. Public access to the forest, lakes, and rivers is at risk. Aggressive harvesting continues and is adversely affecting wildlife habitat. Read about the changes and some of the options for the future in Maine’s North Woods, Changes, Challenges and Options to Protect Maine’s Heritage.
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