Swimmer and Boater Safety Reminder

SWIMMERS AND BOATERS REMINDER- The water is getting warmer 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...

Ice-Out!

Spring has sprung folks. Peepers are out, loons are back, and we have a 2019 Ice-Out Contest winner. A stiff northwest breeze last Tuesday chewed up the remaining ice on Megunticook Lake and Ice-Out was declared at 4:30 PM, April 16th. Aaaannnd the winner is? Meredith...

Mid-Winter Report

Here’s Warden Dale’s Mid-Winter Report Mid-winter in the Megunticook Watershed is a fabulous time to get out and shake those blues. The temperatures may be cold but if you dress properly it’s fun to play on the ice. While skating, fishing or just...

Ice Safety!

Hey MWAers, We have had some great early season ice conditions and many folks, ice skaters, hard water fishers, and ice boaters have been taking advantage. However, ice conditions are variable throughout the watershed and we all need to think safety first. An MWA...

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...