Uncategorized

Coordinator Change at AWWF

The AWWF is pleased to introduce Chafee Emory as the new AWWF coordinator. Chafee is replacing Denise St. John who served in that role since...

Read more

University of Maine Workshop on Brown Ash and the Cultural Importance to Wabanaki Tribes: a Highlight of the Public Lands Staff Spring Training Sessions

A devastating threat is bearing down on New England’s oldest documented artistic tradition. Emerald ash borer, an insect native to Asia, has barreled through ash stands...

Read more

Meet Jordan Parks – Allagash Wilderness Waterway Visiting Artist 2022

Jordan Parks has a deep passion for creating art that she describes as inseparable from her being. For as long as she can remember, art...

Read more

“Youth on the Allagash” Winter 2022 Update

Starting in 2016, Youth on the Allagash has connected middle school students in the St. John Valley with multi-faceted Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and...

Read more

Ice Fishing Tips

This article was written by Matt LaRoche and first appeared in the January edition of the Northwoods Sporting Journal. Did you ever notice that some ice...

Read more

AWWF Congratulates Al Cowperthwaite on Four Decades of Service to the Maine Woods

AWWF President, Bob McIntosh, visits North Maine Woods, Inc offices in Ashland ME to congratulate Al Cowperthwaite on his pending retirement and to meet the...

Read more

2021 Annual Message from Board President Bob McIntosh

A year ago I wrote that the future is full of uncertainties. While uncertainties still exist, regarding COVID-19, our country and we are now in...

Read more

AWWF Presents Board Resolution Honoring Matt and Ruth LaRoche

[caption id="attachment_29" align="alignleft" width="640"] From left: Jenny Ward, Bob McIntosh, Matt LaRoche, Ruth LaRoche (Photo credit: Rachel Pohl)[/caption] On Sunday, April 11, 2021, AWWF President Bob...

Read more

Paddlin’ On

After 44 years of dedicated service managing two of Maine’s most iconic rivers, I am calling it a career. I began my profession as an...

Read more

Best Job in the World

By: Kevin Brown, Chief Ranger of the Allagash Wilderness Waterway “You have the best job in the world,” the paddlers would tell me as we chatted...

Read more