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Maine Woodland Owners Seeks a Director of Communications and Outreach
With a recent retirement and staff restructuring, we are now in a position to hire a Director of Communication and Outreach. This is a new position that focuses and streamlines responsibilities in new and exciting ways, and offers a leadership opportunity to coordinate key pieces of our communication, education and membership efforts.

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Maine Woodland Owners Seeks a Development Specialist - Consultant
     We seek a contract consultant (15-20 hours/week) to provide development services. In partnership with the Executive Director, the consultant will lead development efforts as Maine Woodland Owners continues to grow. This is a new role in the organization; the consultant will have the opportunity to build the development function.

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Wondering Why Leaves Change Color?
It doesn’t take much imagination to picture Nature going about on autumn days and painting the leaves of trees and other plants red, purple, orange, and yellow. Every fall, we delight in the beauty of the trees and shrubs, knowing it’s only a passing pleasure. 

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Putting a Battery-Powered Chainsaw to the Test

Have you ever used an electric chainsaw?  Maine Woodland Owners board member Mike Dann tried one out on his woodlot and provided feedback.

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Family donates 2,500 acres of forestland to Maine Woodland Owners
Read the complete article that appeared in the Portland Press Herald here.

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Going, Going:  Maine's Biggest White Pine Slated for Removal

Visit Maine's biggest white pine, located in Morrill, before it's removed later this year.

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Forestry Training Sessions Now Available Online
     If you missed the 2017 training sessions of the Northeast Silviculture Institute for Foresters, you can watch them now from the comfort of your own home. 

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Christmas Trees  Became a Tool of Discovery
The Christmas tree industry in the eastern U.S. dates to the 1800s. In 1901, a Norway spruce plantation was established in New Jersey for a choose-and-cut Christmas tree farm.

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Quite the Show: a Big Year for Seed Crops
Keeping in touch with your woodlot is a continuing necessity for timely silviculture treatments, and for anticipating future conditions and needs. Monitoring seed crop cycles provides insight to natural regeneration dynamics.

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Foraging on Private Land Without Permission Illegal
Folks who have been picking fiddleheads or mushrooms lately need to know that they are required by law to get the landowner’s permission. I’m sure this is a surprise to many of them.

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