The capital of Maine is Augusta and the most important cities are Portland, Bangor, Bath, Biddeford, Lewiston, Old Town, Saco.
AUGUSTA It’s the capital. The population of Augusta is 18,500.
PORTLAND It’s the largest city. It’s characterized by its old port
Almost 80% of Maine is forest GEOGRAPHY Maine is a state surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean
It’s an area with many lakes, the largest is Moosehead Lake
The major rivers are Androscoggin River, Kennebec River, Penobscot River, St. John River This is Androscoggin River
The highest point is Maine is Mount Katahdin at 5,276 feet above sea level. Mount Katahdin is located in Baxter Sate Park.
Maine has got warm humid summers. The Winters are cold and snowy are especially severe in the northern parts and in coastal areas are moderated somewhat by the Atlantic Ocean. Maine is generally safe from hurricanes and tropical storms. CLIMATE
The Maine Maritime Museum This Bath museum can teach you a lot about shipbuilding and the history of the area. Portland Museum of art These artists are the richest artistic heritage of Maine, as well as cultural and social values of the United States
Gulf of Maine Aquarium, it’s a good place to look for information on sea creatures Abbe Museum This museum examines Native American culture
Museum of natural history Franklin Institute Science Museum
Owl’s head Transportation Museum there is a lot to learn about early cars and planes.
This is the Governor John Baldacci A Democrat, he also served as a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 2003
Olympia Snowe Susan Collins They are US senators
Chellie Pingree Michael Michaud They are Congressional Delegation
The Portland Sea Dogs are the Double-A minor league affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. The Portland Pirates are a minor professional ice hockey team in the American Hockey League
Christopher Daniel Barnes, he is an American actor who performed in many movies and television series. Anna Belknap She is an American actress. She joined the cast of CSI: NY