George's Outdoor News Blog Archive 2011
Hello, my fellow Mainers. There are some still-wrapped gifts under your Christmas tree. Let’s open them now.
First up, a new brochure, Your Maine Lands Recreational Map & Guide to Public Reserved Lands, published by the Bureau of Parks and Lands. The map is free and will also be available soon at www.parksandlands.com, thanks to a grant from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund.
The Maine League of Conservation Voters endorsed only six of the twenty-six members of two key legislative committees in the 2010 election, certainly a concern of this coalition of the state’s thirty leading environmental organizations.
Sportsmen are a happier lot. The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine endorsed fourteen of the twenty-six members of the two key committees and awarded grades of “A” to another five committee members.