“I have hunted my whole life on someone else’s land. Why do landowners allow this?”
Bill Vail, former Commissioner of the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
Comprehensive Statewide Landowner Relations Plan
Written by George Smith, January 12, 2011
Seventy five people from the recreation and landowner communities and state agencies convened for a landowner relations conference on December 9, 2010. The Small Woodland Owners Association of Maine and Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine hosted the event, with funding help from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund and the Environmental Funders Network. Edie Smith of Maine Directions in Winthrop organized and moderated the event held at SAM’s Augusta conference center.