Allagash Wilderness Waterway Advisory Council

Allagash Wilderness Waterway

Established

  • As a result of the recommendations of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway Working Group that were signed into law in 2007.
  • To aid in the long-term governance, management and oversight structure for this vital resource and will bring stability, peace and prestige to its management. (As stated in PL 2007, c. 146)
  • To work with the manager of the waterway in developing and maintaining a strategic plan (PDF 760KB) for the waterway and advancing the mission and goals of the waterway. (Pursuant to MRS title 12 1980-A; B)

In addition, the legislation also required the Director of the Bureau of Parks & Lands to "create technical committees as needed to advance the waterway's purposes".

The Advisory Council is made up of seven members:

  • 6 appointed by the Governor
  • 1 representing the National Park Service

Members

  • Brent Hardy - Chair & Public Representative
  • Joanne Allen - Wilderness recreation member
  • David Basley - Fisheries and wildlife conservation member
  • Jamie Fosburgh - Representative of the National Park Service
  • Peter Bourque - Natural resource planning and management member
  • Melford Pelletier - Cultural and historic preservation member
  • Toby Pineo - Sustainable forest management member

Strategic Plan

Annual Reports

Advisory Council Meetings

Date and Time Headline Location Additional Information
December 14, 2018 9:00 AM Allagash Wilderness Waterway Advisory Council Meeting Burton Cross Bldg., Room 214 (ACF Committee Room) Meeting Agenda for 12/4/2018 (PDF 89KB)

Meeting Minutes

For more information, please contact:

Matt LaRoche, Superintendent
Allagash Wilderness Waterway
PO Box 1107
Greenville, ME 04441
(207) 695-3721 ext.3