Marsh Island (Maine)
Penobscot River from Marsh Island
|Length||5.23 mi (8.42 km)|
|Width||2.52 km (1.566 mi)|
|Highest elevation||190 ft (58 m)|
Marsh Island is an island on the Penobscot River in Penobscot County. The Penobscot River borders the eastern side of the island, while the Stillwater River, a side arm of the Penobscot, borders the western side of the island.
Portions of Old Town and Orono occupy Marsh Island. The University of Maine campus occupies the southwestern corner of the island while Old Town Municipal Airport and Seaplane Base are at the island's northern end. U.S. Route 2 crosses the island and connects Old Town and Orono.
- "DIFW opens Marsh Island to bow hunting". Bangor Daily News. Retrieved 2011-12-30.
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