20 Photos Of Wildlife In Maine That Will Drop Your Jaw

Maine is the largest of all the New England states. The state’s 33,414 square miles include an interior that is made up mostly of forest area, which provides the perfect habitat for many mammals, birds and fish. We might be most famous for our moose population, it IS our state animal after all, but there are so many other wonderful species that keep animal lovers on the lookout for the next exciting photo opportunity.

Here are 20 photos of wildlife in Maine that can be seen in a variety of areas. Take a look and see if you’ve spotted them all.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What did we miss? If you have any photos of great wildlife in our state, please share them with us in the comments or on the Only in Maine Facebook Page.