“This is a view of Katahdin from the summit of White Cap Mountain on March 19, 2016. Getting to the summit involved a very challenging bushwhack, straight up the mountain from First West Branch Pond, until I came to the old fire warden’s trail, which led me to the Appalachian Trail.” Photo by NRCM member… Continue Reading
To avoid falls in your icy driveway, sprinkle unscented cat litter, sand, or wood ash instead of salt or chemical de-icers, which can be harmful to nearby trees, animals, and water bodies. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
“I took this photo of pancake ice at the Cathance River Preserve in Topsham. The Preserve is a real gem any time of year.” Photo by NRCM member Michelle Moody of Topsham, Maine Do you have beautiful Maine winter photos of your own to share? Please consider sending them to us for our My Maine This… Continue Reading
“Celebrating the end of December with back yard snow, light and simple little critters.” These photos were shared by NRCM member David Small of Old Town, Maine. All of the photos were taken at the end of December in his backyard. Thank you, David! Two of Dave’s photos feature Dark-eyed Juncos. Did you know that… Continue Reading
By Aislinn Sarnacki, BDN Staff Bangor Daily News news story An eclectic group of Katahdin Woods and Waters stakeholders and neighbors gathered in Millinocket on Wednesday to discuss how to balance their various interests in the monument, especially during the winter. The winter use meeting on Jan. 24 was the first of several public forums… Continue Reading
December stream in China, Maine. Photo by NRCM member David Preston of China, Maine To see past My Maine This Week photos, or to submit a photo of your own to be featured on our website, please visit www.nrcm.org/our-maine/my-maine-this-week.
The Natural Resources Council of Maine partnered with the Women in Harmony choral group for two January 2018 concerts entitled “All the Wild Wonders,” celebrating nature in all its aspects— flora, fauna, earth, wind, water, and sky—with an eye toward stewardship of the earth’s precious resources. The program included such songs as “All the Wild Wonders”… Continue Reading
“Out roaming around today and got this photo of Long Pond in the Belgrade area. What a beautiful day to be outdoors.” Photo by NRCM member Sam Horine of Skowhegan, Maine Sam Horine and his family have been sharing beautiful photos of Maine with the Natural Resources Council of Maine for many years. View more photos… Continue Reading
Keep your heating bills low—check your house for places where warm air could be leaking out, these could be easily fixed with caulking and weather-stripping. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.