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  1. Bird program to focus on Acadia migrations March 19Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Herald Gazette

    On Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m., at Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Mid-Coast Audubon sponsors Seth Benz with "Pulse Point: Monitoring Winged Migrations in Acadia National Park." This presentation looks at research and education efforts at Acadia National Park, the U.S. gateway to the Atlantic Flyway, with special emphasis on the migrations of birds and their interactions with plants and insects.

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  2. 7th Grade Teen Trekkers Embark on Six-Year JourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... years. For two weekends in May, Trekkers will offer these 7th grade students the opportunity to explore Acadia National Park. Students and adults who participate in this expedition take part in a pre-trip, three-week orientation program where they ...

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  3. Loons and other seafaring birds of Northeast HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    After a snowshoe in Acadia National Park on Feb. 28, I took a drive to the marina of Northeast Harbor to see what I could find swimming in the icy ocean water. With my camera in hand, I stood on a dock and counted at least 10 common loons floating among the fishing boats and buoys.

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  4. Three top New England last minute romantic picks for Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Examiner.com

    ... in Downeast Maine, Saltair is the perfect place to come back to after a day of playing in the snow in Acadia National Park . Soak in a Jacuzzi or clawfoot tub and enjoy your own private fireplace, depending upon the suite or room you choose. Visit ...

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  5. Schoodic PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Patch.com

    ... there with sun and partly clear skies. I was ok with this though; I had only seen a few photographs of Acadia National Park, mainly the key icons of the park system, and I had also seen some photographs of the surrounding coastline, both north and ...

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  6. 1-minute hike: Parkman Mountain in Acadia National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the east side of Somes Sound on Mount Desert Island and is one of the many scenic hiking locations of Acadia National Park. From its slopes, hikers can enjoy wide open views of the mountainous island and the ocean beyond. Starting at the Parking ...

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  7. Spring Is No Season To Be Cooped UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | National Parks Traveler

    ... Park by horseback. Spring is also a great time to plan your trip to Mount Rainier National Park , Acadia National Park , or perhaps Bryce Canyon National Park. Or visit that park that you always promised yourself you'd visit. Maybe it's a backpack ...

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  8. Westboro Boy Scout Troop awards Eagle Scout rank to Tubman, WhitehallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Scout Camporee in 2013. Bradley also earned Merit Trips to Nantucket in 2009, Lake George in 2010, Acadia National Park in 2011 and the Delaware Water Gap in 2012. In 2010, he attended the National Scout Jamboree at Fort A.P. Hill, Virginia and in ...

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  9. Gerbil time.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the skiing should be great, and it is, if you can drive the hour from my house to groomed trails in Acadia National Park regularly. For me, life has been getting in the way of making that trek every weekend like I envisioned at the beginning of the ...

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  10. New Speakers Bureau Features Minority 'Rock Stars' of the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PRWeb

    ... speakers bureau are coming together at the same time." She continues, "When Frank and I first visited Acadia National Park 20 years ago, we saw less than a handful of Black and Brown Americans among thousands of visitors and employees in the park. ...

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  11. East Millinocket to vote on national park planRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the park's economic impact, noting the city would be a key transportation hub between the new park and Acadia National Park . But other councilors wanted to wait for towns closer to the proposed park to take a stance and all council members could ...

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  12. Instagramming the winter of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... d livelihoods of coastal Maine residents and visitors. A resident of Ellsworth, Bill covers Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Hancock County, fisheries, marine-related topics and more for the BDN. Follow him on Twitter at @billtrotter.

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  13. Insurance Trust Selects New Training DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... in 'creating physical character' at Juilliard School of Drama in NYC and a professional tour guide in Acadia National Park. As Training Director for Insurance Trust and its subsidiaries, Randy will have responsibility for coordinating, managing and ...

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  14. Thinking Of A Seasonal National Park Job? Here's Where To LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | National Parks Traveler

    Looking for an unusual summer job? Apply to be chef on the Windjammer Angelique that sails the Maine coast, with stops at Acadia National Park/ Sail Angelique It's bitterly cold, you're tired of snow and ice, and a seasonal job in a beautiful, and warm, location somewhere in the National Park System sounds ideal. So where do you look? Well, you could go to the National Park Service's page on how to land a job with the agency.

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  15. Sabra Field; Local Landscape Artist Featured In DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Vermont Standard

    ... some of Field's 700 prints alongside the natural backdrops that inspired them. "We drove 7.5 hours to Acadia National Park for a 12-second shot of Sabra on the Maine coast," said Phillips. "We also filmed about a 10-second shot at Frenchman's Bay ...

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  16. Unity professor, students to study Acadia microscopic organismsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Republican Journal

    A Unity College professor will use a $1,000 grant to help undergraduates investigate microscopic invertebrate organisms at Acadia National Park. Dr. Emma Perry received $1,000 seed money as part of the Unity College Undergraduate Research Mentor Award for her 2015 project entitled "Tardigrades of Acadia National Park."

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  17. Stuck Hinckley jet boat in downtown Boston goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... d livelihoods of coastal Maine residents and visitors. A resident of Ellsworth, Bill covers Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Hancock County, fisheries, marine-related topics and more for the BDN. Follow him on Twitter at @billtrotter.

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  18. A Katahdin-area national park could work, if locals have a sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to have a voice in the decision process, they told him. You can imagine business owners dependent on Acadia National Park here in Maine expressing a similar desire during the 2013 government shutdown. A similar bill has been proposed within Utah by ...

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  19. Unity team to study microscopic organisms at AcadiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Bangor Daily News

    A Unity College professor will use a $1,000 grant to help undergraduates investigate microscopic invertebrate organisms at Acadia National Park. Dr. Emma Perry received $1,000 seed money as part of The Unity College Undergraduate Research Mentor Award for her 2015 project titled "Tardigrades of Acadia National Park."

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  20. Keep Track Of Events Surrounding Acadia National Park's Centennial Celebration At This WebsiteRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | National Parks Traveler

    The National Park Service isn't the only entity turning 100 next year. So is Acadia National Park in Maine.

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