Tag Archives: North Maine Woods

Northern Maine biologist says bird business is booming in Aroostook

Rich Hoppe stopped by Gateway Variety in Ashland on Monday morning to check out the action at the state’s busiest moose-tagging station. He wasn’t disappointed, as plenty of hunters filled their tags despite the warm weather. During a break in the action, the longtime regional wildlife biologist for the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and […]

Biologists: Banner year for northern Maine bird hunting

A year ago, bird hunters returning from trips into the North Maine Woods shared (somewhat annoying) good news with their pals who had chosen not to invest the time to head into the state’s huge expanse of commercial forestland. OK. I may have been one of those pals who had stayed home. “You should have […]