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Welcome to WikiProject Maine! We are a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of articles related to the state of Maine.


The goal of this WikiProject is to provide complete coverage on subjects related to Maine, by expanding articles on people, places, and things resident or native to Maine.


This project proposes to work with all pages related to the state of Maine or its history, geography, or people.



  1. Mark Leaman Webmaster at Bowdoin College and Brunswick resident. (I have access to a lot of archival material through Bowdoin.)
  2. Penbay
  3. Badbilltucker
  4. Ventric
  5. Icelandic hurricane #12 (talk)
  6. Lostvalley
  7. John Carter 15:19, 9 April 2007 (UTC) - Trying to fill the shoes of the project's proposer.
  8. Tikuko - Holden Resident
  9. MrRadioGuy
  10. SarekOfVulcan - Eddington resident
  11. Doug.(talk contribs) 22:35, 5 September 2007 (UTC) - Maine law, Maine history, Maine geography
  12. Namiba
  13. Fleetflame (talk) I live in the Rumford/Mexico area, willing to help out wherever.
  14. Cindy Flynn I've lived in lewiston and have a lot of information and pictures from the area.
  15. Doctuh
  16. Rigby27
  17. Jasynnash2
  18. FeanorStar7 (talk) 00:06, 28 March 2008 (UTC) - At my job I work with a lot of Maine historical material so have gotten interested in history of the state; also have access to genealogy tools for Maine.
  19. wvfd14
  20. Buskahegian
  21. SJP I live in the beautiful State of Maine, and am more than happy to help out on Maine related articles when I have the time.
  22. MarkHB I live in Portland (and was actually born here), and am something of a roadgeek (and major Sea Dogs fan). I'll try to help out wherever I can.
  23. MattGagnon Grew up in Maine, still a Mainer at heart. I run the leading Maine political blog, Pine Tree Politics, and have a specific interest in the politics of Maine.
  24. Arverniking
  25. hurumble I'm from Lewiston. I've done a lot of editing of the Lewiston page as well as other pages related to the city and other area cities.
  26. Buaidh 15:34, 11 June 2010 (UTC) Portal:Maine creator
  27. Kevin co I am originally from Georgia but now live in 'The County', and love it. I am very interested in the local history and will contribute in this area and others, time permitting.
  28. khfan93
  29. BMRR (talk · contribs) - Interested in all things Maine, but especially southern Maine cities and towns, Mount Desert Island, Maine railroads, and Maine politics.
  30. Nickline4 (talk · contribs)
  31. Thewellman (talk · contribs) - Geography & history of transportation.
  32. Thorncrag
  33. (Mr.AK-74 (talk) 20:16, 20 January 2012 (UTC)) Ex-Eastport/Perry resident. Whenever yo need help about the area, message me.
  34. Liam987
  35. 331dot
  36. maineshepp Interested in northern Maine, especially historic biography.
  37. Alcoll12 - Born and raised in Freeport. Professional geologist and amateur historian.
  38. Thegrandalliance (talk) 01:10, 3 December 2013 (UTC) - Resident of Maine, will try to help with anything I can

Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.

All members should feel free to add {{User WikiProject Maine}} to their userpages to identify themselves as members of the project.


Requested articles

Several red links exist in Maine related articles, and there are also several other pages which have been requested to be created. They can be found at Wikipedia:WikiProject Maine/Requested articles.


Stub articles can be found here.

Recognized content

These of our recognized content for WikiProject Maine. Featured content and good articles are what Wikipedia editors believe are some of the best work on Wikipedia. Before being listed here, content must pass the appropriate featured or good article candidacy for accuracy, neutrality, completeness, and style.

Featured articles

Featured lists

Good articles

Did you know? articles

Former good articles

Article alerts

Articles for deletion
Proposed deletions


  • Assessment - Our assessment department, where we assess the quality and importance of the Maine-related articles in wikipedia.
  • Collaboration - A monthly nominated article.
  • Gallery - a collection of some of our best pictures.
  • Top-importance articles - Where all members should feel free to indicate which articles they think are of top importance to the project and thus the ones we might focus a significant part of our attention to improving in the short term.

Related Projects

Parent Project

Other Related Projects

WikiProject Maine is one of the United States WikiProjects.

National United States

List of U.S. State-level WikiProjects and their sub-projects

Featured content

Open Tasks

All members should always feel free to patrol the recent changes list to note improvements, other changes, or vandalism of articles within the scope of this project. Also, all new articles should be added to the page Wikipedia:WikiProject Maine/Articles to ensure that they are included on the recent changes list.

  • All articles should be added to the Wikipedia:WikiProject Maine/Articles list by category.
  • All members should always feel free to patrol the recent changes list to note improvements, other changes, or vandalism of articles within the scope of this project.


Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

A cleanup listing for this WikiProject is available here.

External watchlist

Most popular articles

An automatically generated list of the most visited articles is generated here on a monthly basis: Wikipedia:WikiProject Maine/Popular pages.


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