Monthly Archives: January 2013

Fur-tagging day illuminates Maine trapping tradition

With a table full of pelts on display in front of him, wildlife biologist John DePue summed up the role that trapping has played in Maine and the rest of the United States. “It’s a national heritage,” said DePue, who works for the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. “This is how this country […]

‘North Woods Law’ second season starts Jan. 31

Ever since “North Woods Law” made its Animal Planet debut last year, I’ve been fielding calls and emails from fans of the TV show that focuses on the work done by Maine game wardens. And since the initial six-show run ended, the top question has been pretty straight-forward: When can we expect to see new […]