Tag Archives: Maine Wildlife Park

If you care, leave critters there

About this time every year, a few things happen. The black flies and mosquitoes show up and start gnawing on us. Moose and deer start galloping across roadways, terrorizing motorists and causing tragic crashes. And well-meaning Mainers start noticing wild animals — more accurately, very cute, baby wild animals — that have apparently been abandoned […]

Meet the wardens of ‘North Woods Law’ at the Maine Wildlife Park

Back in June, when several hundred people gathered in Oquossoc for the annual moose permit lottery, Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife staffers said they had been contacted by many parents who were interested in having their children meet a real, live Maine game warden. The reason: “North Woods Law,” the Animal Planet TV show […]