Biologist with bear


Tag along with wildlife and fisheries biologists, educators, game wardens, and other MDIFW staff as they span across the state preserving, protecting, and enhancing Maine’s natural resources.


Bird Atlas Blog

Stay up to date with the Bird Atlas Citizen Science Project and learn how you can contribute your bird sightings... Every sighting counts!

Great Blue Heron

Maine Heron Observation Network

Follow along as the Department tracks great blue herons across country (and continent!) lines. These incredible birds are full of surprises.