Tag Archives: Kennebec River

Eager readers sign up for annual drift boat trip contest|

Over the course of three days last weekend, my colleague Aislinn Sarnacki and I greeted hundreds of BDN readers at our booth at the Eastern Maine Sportsmen’s Show. One observation: When your booth is directly across from the most popular smoked meat vendor at the show, you quickly learn how to chat with folks with […]

State looking for first-time campers to experience Swan Island

If you’ve always considered camping, but never knew where to start, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife and the Steve Powell Wildlife Management Area are running a contest that might appeal to you. The state is seeking first-time campers — only Maine residents who have never gone camping need apply — to participate […]

Kennebec fisheries meetings set

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife has announced that it will stage three informational meetings that may be of interest to anglers who fish the Kennebec River. According to a DIF&W press release, the meetings will focus on the current status, ongoing research and future of the Kennebec’s freshwater fisheries. The meetings will […]