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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. 331dot (talk · contribs)
  2. Arverniking (talk · contribs)
  3. BMRR (talk · contribs) - Interested in all things Maine, but especially southern Maine cities and towns, Mount Desert Island, Maine railroads, and Maine politics.
  4. Buaidh (talk · contribs) Portal:Maine creator
  5. Buskahegian (talk · contribs)
  6. Calidum (talk · contribs)
  7. Doug (talk · contribs) - Maine law, Maine history, Maine geography
  8. FeanorStar7 (talk · contribs) - 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.
  9. Icelandic Hurricane (talk · contribs)
  10. khfan93 (talk · contribs)
  11. Liam987 (talk · contribs)
  12. Mackenzie Andersen (talk · contribs)
  13. maineshepp (talk · contribs) Interested in northern Maine, especially historic biography.
  14. MarkHB (talk · contribs) 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.
  15. MattGagnon (talk · contribs) 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.
  16. MrRadioGuy (talk · contribs)
  17. Namiba (talk · contribs)
  18. Nickline4 (talk · contribs)
  19. Oak Island Kid (talk · contribs)
  20. Penbay (talk · contribs)
  21. SarekOfVulcan (talk · contribs) - Eddington resident
  22. Technical 13 (talk · contribs) — I'm am especially technically inclined and would love to help developing the inner workings of the project wherever need may arise.
  23. Thegrandalliance (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, will try to help with anything I can
  24. Thewellman (talk · contribs) - Geography & history of transportation.
  25. Tikuko (talk · contribs) - Holden Resident
  26. Ventric (talk · contribs) - Selectman in Milford, Maine
  27. Warlordjohncarter (talk · contribs) - Trying to fill the shoes of the project's proposer.
  28. larsenault (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, employed by USM. General editing.
  29. General534 (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, interested in Maine history, bridges, historical locations
  30. Moxhay (talk · contribs) -Resident of Maine, interested in Maine highways and transportation
  31. Jason Bluefire (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine

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[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.


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.

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Article alerts[edit]

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  • 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.


See the discussion page

Related Projects[edit]

Parent Project[edit]

Other Related Projects[edit]

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[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.


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[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.