The Nature Conservancy (TNC) took out a full page ad in the November issue of Downeast Magazine to thank its benefactors. The list includes:
Wind Developers: First Wind, Emera Maine, Patriot Renewables, Brookfield Renewables (NH)
Contractors: Cianbro, Reed & Reed, James Sewell Co., Sargent Corp.
Law Firms: Verrill Dana, Pierce Atwood, Preti Flaherty
George Smith, outdoor writer and former Director of the Sportsman's Alliance of Maine (SAM), recently lost his father. My sincere condolences to the family.
On 10/31 he devoted his BDN column to remembering some of the great hunting trips he and his father shared. He closed with an insight that I think many of us share:
"We didn’t have firearms that day,
and didn’t kill anything,
but that’s the smallest part of hunting..."
As I read that my…