February 16

Outdoor Calendar


Fish Feature

7 p.m. in Westbrook

Hear three Dartmouth College students speak about a multiyear brook trout tagging project sponsored by Trout Unlimited. Also, Dave Bowie will talk about his recent bone fishing trip to the Bahamas. The Trout Unlimited chapter meeting is at American Legion Post 62, and is free and open to the public. For more information, email heinz@maine.rr.com.


Tails on the Trails

10 a.m. in Boothbay

Dogs and dog owners are invited for a hike at Gregory Preserve, a property managed by the Boothbay Region Land Trust. All well-behaved dogs are welcome and must be leashed or under voice command. For more information, call 633-4818.


Coastal Birding

8 a.m. in Ogunquit

Join Merrymeeting Audubon on a birding trip from Ogunquit to Biddeford Pool. The group will search for harlequin ducks, scoters, purple sandpipers and snowy owls. Bring a lunch or a snack and expect a stop at Congdon’s Doughnuts. Meet at the Brunswick Hannaford at 8 a.m. to car pool. For more information, call 841-1951.

Party at Aroostook State Park

10 a.m. in Presque Isle

Aroostook State Park is hosting its annual “Winter Family Fun Day.” Cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating (conditions permitting), guided nature interpretive walks, bonfires and hot food will fill the day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Instruction provided. Cost is $1.50 for ages 12 to 64; all others are free. For more information, call 768-8341.

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