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Fern Walk

Jordan Homestead Preserve 46 Bayside Road in Ellsworth, Ellsworth

Find ferns in their fiddlehead or crosier stage, when they are unfurling in the Spring. We will look for several species of ferns, and you will learn about the parts of a fern and how each part is a key to their identification. We’ll learn about their lifecycle by finding hints to previous stages. Led […]

Q&A Session with Mike Briggs, Taunton Bay Oyster Company

Gordon's Wharf 11 Wharf Road, Sullivan

Mike Briggs, owner of Taunton Bay Oyster Company, has offered to provide information and answer questions on a new harvesting process, along with divers, that he will be using, pending approval by the Department of Marine Resources.  He has filed an Aquaculture Lease Amendment Application available at this link.  Comments to the DMR are due by […]

Moss and Lichen Walk at Taft Point Preserve

Taft Point Preserve Taft Point Road, Goudsboro

With Maine Master Naturalists, Nick and Alice Noyes, explore the magical miniature world of mosses and lichens and learn how these pioneer species were among the first living things on earth. Our coastal climate and rocky conifer forests provide a lush environment for observing mosses and lichens. On this easy one-mile walk, we’ll find several […]