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Chiputneticook Lakes International Conservancy, Inc. - Home Page
CLIC Board of Directors and Officers - CLIC Areas and Towns - Categories of Membership
Frequently Asked Questions - CLIC By-Laws - Calendar & Committees
Advance Exempt Ruling Letter - Brochure - Aroostook Magazine Interview
CLIC's new off-site SaveEastGrandDam web site
The US Federal Energy Regulation Commission's site to file an eComment about the Forest City Dam (Project P-2660)
The Wayside Skeet Club of Wayside, NJ
The Wayside Land Company of Wayside, NJ
Bill Walton's Cedar Logs for Sale
NOTE: Almost all of the following links are "off site." You might want to make this page a "Favorite" in your browser before you leave...so you can get back to this page easily.
. . . other Lake/Waterway/Conservation Organizations
The Woodie Wheaton Land Trust, Forest City, ME www.woodiewheaton.org
Maine Lakes Trust Network www.mltn.org/
Downeast Lakes Land Trust, Grand Lake Stream www.downeastlakes.org
St. Croix International Waterway Commission (SCIWC) www.stcroix.org
Maine Volunteer Lake Monitoring Project www.mainevlmp.org
...and for more information about the St. Croix Waterway
The St. Crois River Basin Cooperative Hydrologic Network:
Information about lake levels, river flows and some chemistry - real time and historic records. Links to precipitation monitors.
University of Maine Water Information site covers lake secchi disk reading, some temperature and dissolved osygen profiles and some chemistry studies.
Many bathymetric MAPS of Maine Lakes are available including: North Lake (#1063),
East Grand Lake (#1070), Deering Lake (#507), Brackett Lake (#1068) and
Spednic and Palfrey Lakes (#121).
New Brunswick Watershed Information Series:
An overview of water quality, geography, water interest groups & more.
International Joint Commission's St. Croix River Watershed Board:
Maps of the entire watershed showing environmental, recreational and land use features.
Federal US EPA - Surf Your Watershed:
Includes water quality and use data and links to many databases.
New Brunswick Resource Monthly Reports:
Reports about ground water, stream flows and precipitation for many provinicial sites including some St. Croix areas.
New Brunswick Data Warehouse:
Department of Natural Resources lake surveys, fish stocking reports. Includes some map-making capabilities.
Area Lodges, Camps & Campgrounds
The Village Camps, Forest City, ME www.thevillagecamps.com
Wheaton's Lodge, Forest City, ME www.wheatonslodge.com
The Hide Away Lodge (Lodging, Lounge & Public Restaurant), North Lake, NB
The Hide Away Lodge is now closed. The owners are David and Cheyenne Litwiller and are looking for a buyer.
First Settler's Lodge, Weston, ME www.firstsettlerslodge.com
Rideout's Lodge and Cottages, Weston, ME www.rideouts.com
Greenland Cove Campground, Danforth, ME
Greenland Cove Cabins, Danforth, ME www.greenlandcovecabins.com
Cowgers Lakeside Cabins, Greenland Cove, Danforth, ME
WIlderness Escape Outfitters, Danforth, ME www.wildernessescape.com
Palfrey Lake Lodge, McAdam, NB www.palfreylakelodge.com
Birchwood Cottages & Campgrounds, Brookton, ME www.birchwoodcottages.com
Chiputneticook Area Aerial Photo Sites
(Once at one of these sites, navigate with the triangles on the corners and edges of the image.
Zoom in or out for a more detailed or wider view) Topo Maps are also available.
TERRASERVER - Orient Area
TERRASERVER - Weston Area
TERRASERVER - Greenland Cove Area
TERRASERVER - Forest City Area
TERRASERVER - The ARM of East Grand Lake Area
TERRASERVER - Vanceboro Area
Also try Google.Earth.com
Links to related local info Web Pages
Local Information Sites
Area WEATHER INFORMATION
Regional Daily Forecast
Experimental Graphic Weather Forecast for Orient, ME
Greater East Grand Lake Area Chamber of Commerce - www.eastgrandlake.net
Aroostook Riders ATV Club - Orient to Monticello
Provincial New Brunswick and Federal Canada
New Brunswick (Provincial) Government www.gnb.ca
New Brunswick Dept. of Environment and Local Government
NB Environment's site http://www.gnb.ca/0009/index-e.asp
On the left side, click on Water under Key Subjects and then look at
Watercourse and Wetland Alteration and also Watercourse Alteration Technical Guidelines.
E-Mail addresses for:
Region 4 (St. Croix River & South) - Region 5 Spednic & Central - Region 6 (EGL & North Lake)
For actual legislation, start at the provincial site http://www.gnb.ca/0062/acts/index-e.asp and look up the Clean Water Act and regulations under it, especially re: Watercourse and Wetland Alteration.
Fish habitat is actually protected under the federal Fisheries Act, look at http://www.qc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/habitat/en/reglementation.htm
(Federal) Customs www.ccra-adrc.gc.ca/
INTERNATIONAL JOINT COMMISSION (IJC) www.ijc.org
CROIX INTERNATIONAL WATERWAY COMMISSION www.stcroix.org
Maine and Federal United States
AROOSTOOK ONLINE BUSINESS INDEX- www.crownofmaine.com/business.php
BANGOR DAILY NEWS - www.bangornews.com/
MAINE CONGRESS OF LAKE ASSOCIATIONS - www.mainecola.org/
MAINE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY INSTITUTE - www.meepi.org/
SPORTSMAN'S ALLIANCE OF MAINE (SAM) - www.samcef.org/
MAINE LAND TRUST NETWORK - www.mltn.org
- US GEOLOGIC SURVEY Site - NEW LINK
ST. CROIX RIVER BASIN COOPERATIVE HYDROLOGIC NETWORK Page
for LAKE LEVELS and STREAM FLOWS
MAINE DIVISION OF INLAND FISH AND WILDLIFE - http://www.maine.gov/ifw/ - 207-287-8000
MAINE DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION - 800-452-1942
MAINE VOLUNTEER LAKE MONITORING PROGRAM - www.mainevlmp.org - 207-225-2070
MAINE LAND USE REGULATION COMMISSION (LURC) - www.state.me.us/doc/lurc/lurchome.htm
MAINE LEGISLATIVE BILL SEARCH http://janus.state.me.us/legis/bills/default.asp
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