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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.

Goals[edit]

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.

Scope[edit]

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

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Members[edit]

  1. Mleaman (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: July 2010) Webmaster at Bowdoin College and Brunswick resident. (I have access to a lot of archival material through Bowdoin.)
  2. User talk:Penbay
  3. Badbilltucker (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: January 2007)
  4. Ventric (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: November 2010)
  5. User talk:Icelandic Hurricane
  6. Lostvalley (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: January 2009)
  7. User talk:Warlordjohncarter 15:19, 9 April 2007 (UTC) - Trying to fill the shoes of the project's proposer.
  8. User talk:Tikuko - Holden Resident
  9. User talk:MrRadioGuy
  10. User talk:SarekOfVulcan - Eddington resident
  11. User talk:Doug 22:35, 5 September 2007 (UTC) - Maine law, Maine history, Maine geography
  12. User talk:Namiba
  13. Fleetflame (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: May 2010) I live in the Rumford/Mexico area, willing to help out wherever.
  14. Micov (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: May 2009) I've lived in lewiston and have a lot of information and pictures from the area.
  15. Doctuh (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: July 2012)
  16. Rigby27 (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: April 2011)
  17. Jasynnash2 (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: December 2009)
  18. User talk:FeanorStar7 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 (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: January 2011)
  20. User talk:Buskahegian
  21. SJP (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: March 2010) 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. User talk: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. User talk: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. User talk:Arverniking
  25. hurumble (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: March 2011) 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. User talk:Buaidh 15:34, 11 June 2010 (UTC) Portal:Maine creator
  27. Kevin co (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: September 2012) 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. User talk:khfan93
  29. User talk:BMRR - Interested in all things Maine, but especially southern Maine cities and towns, Mount Desert Island, Maine railroads, and Maine politics.
  30. User talk:Nickline4
  31. User talk:Thewellman - Geography & history of transportation.
  32. User talk:Thorncrag (Inactive since: July 2013)
  33. Mr.AK-74 (talk · contribs) (Inactive since: April 2012) 20:16, 20 January 2012 (UTC)) Ex-Eastport/Perry resident. Whenever yo need help about the area, message me.
  34. User talk:Liam987
  35. User talk:331dot
  36. User talk:maineshepp Interested in northern Maine, especially historic biography.
  37. User talk:Alcoll12 (Inactive since: December 2013) - Born and raised in Freeport. Professional geologist and amateur historian.
  38. User talk:Thegrandalliance 01:10, 3 December 2013 (UTC) - Resident of Maine, will try to help with anything I can
  39. User talk:Technical 13 — June 7, 2014 Have live in New England my whole life and always loved Maine. I'm am especially technically inclined and would love to help developing the inner workings of the project where-ever need may arise.

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.

Articles[edit]

Requested articles[edit]

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.

Stubs[edit]

Stub articles can be found here.

Recognized content[edit]

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[edit]

Featured lists[edit]

Good articles[edit]

Did you know? articles[edit]

Good article nominees[edit]

Former good articles[edit]


Article alerts[edit]

Good article nominees

Departments[edit]

  • 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[edit]

Parent Project[edit]

Other Related Projects[edit]

WikiProject Maine is one of the United States WikiProjects.

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

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Culture
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Featured content


Open Tasks[edit]

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.

Tools[edit]

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • 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[edit]

Most popular articles[edit]

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

Resources[edit]

Directory Directory of WikiProjects

 

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