|Welcome to Maine. From the shores of York county to the tip of Mount Katahdin, to the potato fields of Aroostook county, the state has abundant natural treasures for you to explore. Its beautiful lakes, rivers, forests and mountains provide boundless recreational opportunities.
In addition, Maine is blessed with a rich cultural history that is as expensive and diverse as the Maine terrain. Maine state is home to artisans and crafts people who produce extra ordinary works.
Maine state is also called as The Pine Tree state. Its motto is "Dirigo" which means "I lead" or "I direct". Maine is the member of the Union since March 15, 1820. It is the 23rd member in Union. The State Capitol is Augusta , State bird is Chickadee and State flower is Pine Cone and Tassel. The current State population is 1,274,923 (2000 est.). The Maine state covers land area of 30,865 square miles (79,939 sq km). The Maine state has 8 regions...