Attention Nature Lovers! The Maine Master Naturalist Program seeks applicants for 2016 courses

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Attention nature lovers! I have good news for you. The Maine Master Naturalist Program is sponsoring three, count them, three Tier One Associate Naturalist training classes here in Maine this summer. Located in Bar Harbor, Bridgton and Farmington, the class runs from May through September and covers a diverse array of natural history topics. And what […]

Righting the work/life balance

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Its been a quiet couple of months here at Trees With the Fur On, the yearly collapse of my work/life balance occurred in late October, and it has been a rather long road to climb back out of the crater it left. I found my mind was so intensely focused on my work and single […]

Scott Jurek’s speed attempt on the Appalachian Trail is a real Nail Biter

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If you are interested in the outdoors, the Appalachian Trail and the Maine wilderness, and haven’t been following ultra runner Scott Jurek’s attempt to set a new speed record on the Appalachian Trail this month, you are missing out. The current definitive account circulating on line is from Outside Magazine, but if you are interested […]