Application deadline nears for Allagash Waterway visiting artist post |

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry has announced its application deadline for the Allagash Wilderness Waterway Visiting Artist Program is Feb. 28.

The program provides artists with the opportunity to immerse themselves in nature. For summer 2021, one chosen artist and a guest will receive complimentary lodging at the AWW Lock Dam Camp for two weeks during August and orientation by AWW rangers.

Interested artists are encouraged to learn more and apply now online.

For more information on the AWW, visit the Maine Bureau of Parks and Lands website or contact Matt LaRoche, AWW Superintendent, at (207) 695-2169,

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