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Photo: Maine.gov
Participation fee $0
Expenses $0
Spend the time outdoors
Location 401 holland lane Maine United States alexandria
Appropriate for kids yes
Teaching materials no

Required Gear:

Computer with Internet access.

Maine Audubon Wildlife Road Watch

The Maine Audubon Wildlife Road Watch is a web-based map and database designed to record your observations of road-side and road-killed wildlife.

There are two ways to participate in the project:

  1. Entering random wildlife observations from around the state.

  2. Regular route surveying for "Adopt A Road".

Information about where wildlife attempt to cross roads, what animals are involved, on what kinds of roads are collisions frequent, and other data can help inform policy, management, and financial investment in reducing road-kill and habitat fragmentation. Maine Audubon scientists will use the data to improve our collective understanding of where wildlife attempt to cross roads and what we can do to reduce road-kill and increase safety for people and wildlife.

Start contributing your own observations today!

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