group of puffins on a rock

Among the Puffins

From windswept islands in a warming Gulf of Maine, photographer Derrick Z. Jackson documents Maine’s puffin colonies in intimate, dazzling detail.

Illustration of a packed car moving to maine

A Moving Essay

Editor in chief Kathleen Fleury on resettling in Maine — and why you too should take the leap.

Steve Brettell. Photographed by Michael D. Wilson

Bird Man

For almost 40 years, Steve Brettell has worked with monkish devotion in a tiny attic workshop, crafting countless exquisitely lifelike duck decoys.