MDIF&W: Road Signs to Help Maine’s Endangered Turtles

####MAINE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES & WILDLIFE 284 State St., SHS 41, Augusta, ME 04333 [www.mefishwildlife.com][1] Public: Main Number: (207) 287-8000 *MEDIA: For more information, call Wildlife Biologists Jonathan Mays at (207) 941-4475 or Phillip deMaynadier at (207) 941-4239 or Judy Camuso at (207) 657-2345* FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 4, 2011 **Road Signs to Help Maine’s Endangered Turtles** Late May through early July in southern Maine is a critical period when female turtles undertake risky overland forays to reach nesting areas. During this time, turtles often cross roads, sometimes with fatal consequences

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MDIF&W: Road Signs to Help Maine’s Endangered Turtles

MDIF&W Offers Tips on Living Among Wildlife

###MAINE DEPARTMENT OF INLAND FISHERIES & WILDLIFE 284 State St., SHS 41, Augusta, ME 04333 [www.mefishwildlife.com]( http://www.mefishwildlife.com )Public: Main Number: (207) 287-8000 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 27, 2011 *Media: For more information, contact MDIF&W Spokeswoman Deborah Turcotte at (207) 592-1164* ####MDIF&W Offers Tips on Living Among Wildlife With nature in full bloom, many people are headed outdoors – into their backyards, the woods and the beaches. Wildlife is active, too, and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife reminds people to follow these simple steps to be safe among the wildlife and to keep young animals with their mothers.

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Maine Wildlife Park Presents Bear Bonanza on Saturday, May 7

“A great place to see that moose”** ####MAINE WILDLIFE PARK [www.mainewildlifepark.com]( http://www.mainewildlifepark.com ) **2011 SUMMER WILDLIFE DAYS** *Sponsored by the Friends of the Maine Wildlife Park [www.wildlifeparkfriends.org]( http://www.wildlifeparkfriends.org ) www.wildlifeparkfriends.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Lisa.Kane@maine.gov or at (207) 557-0118 The kickoff day for the Maine Wildlife Park’s weekend summer event schedule is Saturday, May 7 with a Bear Bonanza happening from 11 a.m.

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Maine Wildlife Park Presents Bear Bonanza on Saturday, May 7

Stardate: July 15 Murphy’s Law Takes Effect on Second Site

Murphy’s Law: Everything that could happen, did happen! Flat Iron Rd. Site seemed innocent enough. We thought it would by far be easiest to spread the ash

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Stardate: July 15 Murphy’s Law Takes Effect on Second Site