Maine Department of Agriculture

Winter Camping In The Allagash
The Allagash Wilderness Waterway will begin taking winter camping registrations this Saturday, December 12, 2015. The AWW wil make a total of 48 camp sites available at Chamberlain Bridge and Kellogg Brook.
Maine Foliage Outlook Is Good
According to experts, the Maine fall foliage season looks like it will be a good one! However, a leaf fungus has been an issue with oak trees, maple trees and birch trees in some areas of the state. That's largely due to a lot of rain this summer.
{Updated} Red Deer Captured
The locks were cut at the Peaslee Mountain Hunt Park in Jefferson and at least one red deer has escaped as of last week. Forest Peaslee, who runs the hunt park, reported the incident to the Maine Department of Agriculture, which regulates domestic deer.