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September 15, 2011  
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A conversation with Roxanne Quimby, who wants to donate 70,000 acres of land for the creation of a new national park in Maine. Hear what she has to say about the controversy surrounding the idea. Plus, the former Winter Harbor naval station on Acadia's Schoodic Peninsula has been converted into the brand new Schoodic Research and Education Center, which aims to expand science research and learning opportunities on the coast of Maine.


Roxane Quimby's Elliotsville Plantation website


The Maine Woods Coalition website


The SERC Institute website

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