Swimmer and Boater Safety Reminder

SWIMMERS AND BOATERS REMINDER- The water is warm now and lots of people are out swimming. The Megunticook Watershed Association urges boaters to be vigilant and always know what is ahead of them. When waterskiing and tubing, state law requires boaters to have a...

Free Fishing Weekend!

This weekend is Maine’s free fishing weekend and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is encouraging everyone to get outside and enjoy a day fishing with family or friends. Any person, including non-residents, may fish for free without a license on...

Warden’s Report- March 2018

From Warden Dale: Hello, around the MEGUNTICOOK WATERSHED Spring is slowly showing signs of ending winter’s rule. The lions of March certainly roared, delivering us a string of weekly Nor’easters. Two of the storms brought heavy wet snow, measuring over a foot each,...

March 8th Noreaster

Here’s a few pics from after the March 8th storm that dropped a foot or more of snow on the Watershed. Apparently there’s another one headed our way on Tuesday. As you can see from the photos we have an intrepid kayaker who has taken advantage of our...

Ice Out Contest 2018

Yesterday on my way home from Lewiston I saw a Turkey Vulture, a sure, ‘tho ugly, sign that spring is near.  Judging by Warden Dale’s photos our recent warm weather has started the spring melt.  Last year at this time we had a similar melt but then winter...

Warden’s Report Mid-Winter 2018

Hello, the month of January was a roller coaster ride of weather.  Luckily the Megunticook Watershed has a great variety of winter activities available.  Early in the month snow in the woods and fields was measured in the feet and the temps were very cold with highs...