Information Sheets

SAVE MOOSEHEAD tabloid (downloads as pdf). This four page tabloid, published November 2007, informs the reader of the Land Use Regulation Commission (LURC) hearings slated for December. In addition, it is an update on the Plum Creek proposal that was submitted to LURC in April 2007 along with several additions.

America's Next Great National Park
essay by Jym St. Pierre
Maine Director of RESTORE

America's Next Great National Park:
Preserving Our Maine Woods Legacy

full color brochure
Acrobat PDF -- 6 MB


The Economic Impact of the Proposed Maine Woods National Park & Preserve
120-page independent economic report by Dr. Thomas Power, September 2001
Acrobat PDF -- 1.6 MB

Gateway to a Healthy Economy: The Proposed Maine Woods National Park and Preserve and the Future of the Moosehead Region of Maine
12-page economic report by RESTORE, April 1996
Acrobat PDF -- 254 KB

North Woods Vision
RESTORE's quarterly newsletter, with essays and information on the fight to save the North Woods.

Winter 2007 (pdf--3.08MB)

Fall 2005 (pdf--1.8 MB)

Winter 2000
Acrobat PDF -- 4.3 MB

Fall 2000
Acrobat PDF -- 2.4 MB

Spring/Summer 2000
Acrobat PDF -- 1.1 MB

Winter 1999
Acrobat PDF -- 1.6 MB

Summer/Fall 1999
Acrobat PDF -- 4.1 MB

News Archives

The Most Controversial Woman in Maine (Roxanne Quimby and the Maine Woods National Park)
Yankee Magazine
March/April 2008

Comment on Yankee Magazine's online question: "Should Maine's North Woods be preserved as a national park?"

1994 Conservation Lands and 2006 Conservation Lands (these are sizeable pdf's which take some time to download)

In Maine, a Public Park in Search of Public Support
New York Times
November 7, 2006

Maine Woods
National Parks Conservation Association Magazine
Fall 2005

Creating National Parks: Q & A
National Parks Conservation Association Magazine
Fall 2005

Environmental News Service
100 Years Young, Forest Service Meets to Map the Future
January 5, 2005

Letter to the Editor: For park and Preserve
Bangor Daily News
May 22, 2003

Park and Drive
Bangor Daily News Editorial
May 6, 2003

Americans for a Maine Woods National Park and Preserve Announced
Press Release
May 5, 2003
Read the full list

Trouble and Hope in Northern Maine
Northern Sky News
May, 2003

Land Protection in Future Park Continues
North Woods Vision
Spring 2003

Maine land purchased with eye on U.S. park
Bangor Daily News
Tuesday, July 10, 2001