Amy Meehan

Wildlife Biologist Maine Dept of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
650 State Street
Bangor Maine 04401


EHEAGLE contains bald eagle nest sites in Maine mapped as Essential Habitat by the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (MDIFW). The dataset contains attributes for site reference, MDIFW region codes, town(s), US Geological Survey 7.5 minute quadrangle long-names.

Eaglenests2009 shows the location of bald eagle nesting sites in Maine, determined via ground and aerial surveys.

EHPLVTRN contains Piping Plover and Least Tern nesting, feeding, and brood-rearing areas identified and mapped as Essential Habitat. This coverage contains both LINE and POLYGON topology and both are needed to accurately depict Piping Plover/Least Tern Essential Habitats. LINE attributes include the item LINETYPE, POLYGON attributes include the items SITE, ACRES, TYPE, and PHOTO.