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“100 Words for Acadia” Literary Winners Announced

Acadia National Park Centennial, 1916 - 2016: Celebrate our past, inspire our future.
Friends of Acadia, Maine Writers & Publishers Alliance, and Down East Magazine are pleased to announce the six winners of “100 Words for Acadia,” a writing contest celebrating Acadia National Park’s 100th birthday.
November 30, 2016

Land Given to Acadia

From the Mount Desert Islander – The largest remaining acquisition parcel identified in Acadia National Park’s Master Plan boundary bill from 1986 has been transferred to the National Park Service…
October 28, 2016

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Acadia National Park Centennial, 1916 - 2016: Celebrate our past, inspire our future.

The Acadia Centennial in 2016

When: All year long! Where: Acadia National Park, in the surrounding communities, and throughout Maine Who: Everyone who lives here and…

Programs

Friends of Acadia’s effective mix of private philanthropy, volunteerism, innovative leadership, and strong partnership benefits Acadia National Park’s most critical needs:

Wild Acadia
Tomorrow's Stewards
AcadiaExperience
Trails and Carriage Roads

Cobblestones

The Friends of Acadia Blog

Late Fall in the Wild Gardens

By Geneva Langley, Wild Gardens of Acadia Supervisory Gardener Late fall is one of my favorite times in the Wild Gardens.…
November 3, 2016

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