Maine: State Natural Resources
Learn about the natural resources found in the state of Maine. Find out about Maine’s national parks, forests, lobster industry, and more. Learn about common animals and birds found in the state and why some of them are used as part of the state symbol. There is also a link on eThemes Resource on Maine facts.
Natural Resources Council of Maine
Learn more about policies and initiatives that will improve Maine's air quality and reduce global warming pollution, protect and restore Maine's lakes, rivers, and streams, woods, wildlife, and wilderness and more.
Bureau of Geology and Natural Areas
Understand how to make informed decision-making for nature resource management, economic development, conservation planning, and regulation; to provide public assistance; and to promote education in Maine.
Things To Do in Maine: State Facts
Find out trivia facts about Maine and its natural resources.
Saint Croix Island International Historic Site
Learn about the history of Saint Croix Island for the past four centuries. View the landmarks maps and click on the "Teachers Trunks" link in the Education section for booklets, activities, and lesson plans.
Acadia National Park
Learn about Acadia National Park. Click on the "Acadia Fast Facts" to find out about the parks acreage, air quality, lake depths, and mountains heighth. Visit the photo gallery to view images of plants and animals in Acadia.
State Topography Image: Maine
Here is a topographical map of Maine.
National Weather Service Zone Forecasts
Find out the forecast for Maine or a selected county.
Department of Marine Resources: Species Information
Learn about whales, fish, mussels, crabs, and lobsters in Maine's waters. Explore link on the page to read articles on various marine creatures and view their photographs.
Find out how fishermen catch lobsters in Maine. Learn about special equipment, tools, and ways of handling lobster. Use links on the left for site navigation. Includes facts about lobsters and photographs.
eThemes Resources: Maine: State Facts
Learn history, state symbols, statistics, fun facts and trivia about the state of Maine. Explore the state maps and trace the borders. Includes games, quizzes, and a lesson plan. There are links to eThemes Resources on Maine government and the state flag.
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