Wikipedia:WikiProject Maine

WikiProject Maine
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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.

Active membersEdit

To join WikiProject Maine, edit this section and add the Wikitext #{{subst:me}} with your areas of interest to the bottom of the following list of members. Members should also place member identification on their user page.

  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. Buskahegian (talk · contribs)
  5. Calidum (talk · contribs)
  6. Doug (talk · contribs) - Maine law, Maine history, Maine geography
  7. 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.
  8. fieldpolicer32 (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, Living in North Berwick, Maine interested in Maine Railroads and state fire department history
  9. General534 (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, interested in Maine history, bridges, historical locations
  10. Icelandic Hurricane (talk · contribs)
  11. Jason Bluefire (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine
  12. John Carter (talk · contribs) - Trying to fill the shoes of the project's proposer.
  13. khfan93 (talk · contribs)
  14. larsenault (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, employed by USM. General editing.
  15. Liam987 (talk · contribs)
  16. Mackenzie Andersen (talk · contribs)
  17. maineshepp (talk · contribs) Interested in northern Maine, especially historic biography.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. Moxhay (talk · contribs) -Resident of Maine, interested in Maine highways and transportation
  21. MrRadioGuy (talk · contribs)
  22. Namiba (talk · contribs)
  23. Nickline4 (talk · contribs)
  24. Oak Island Kid (talk · contribs)
  25. Penbay (talk · contribs)
  26. SarekOfVulcan (talk · contribs) - Eddington resident
  27. 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.
  28. Thegrandalliance (talk · contribs) - Resident of Maine, will try to help with anything I can
  29. Thewellman (talk · contribs) - Geography & history of transportation.
  30. Tikuko (talk · contribs) - Holden Resident
  31. Ventric (talk · contribs) - Selectman in Milford, Maine
  32. Voxlibra (talk · contribs) - Resident of Bangor
  33. WestportWiki (talk · contribs) - Resident of Bath
  34. Pugchump (talk · contribs) - Sanford, Maine resident, grew up in Kennebunk, Maine
  35. BrikDuk (talk · contribs) - Lifelong resident of Portland
  36. ClaudeDavid (talk · contribs) - Resident of Old Orchard Beach. Trying to create public domain images of township centers.
  37. Tomorrow&tomorrow&tomorrow (talk · contribs) Maine politics, geography, public health policy
  38. TheLastClassicist1750 (talk · contribs) - No state holds my fascination quite as Maine does.

Former membersEdit

Thank you for your help! Please move your username back to the active list when you can participate again.

  1. Buaidh (talk · contribs) 16:41:43, 13 May 2019 (UTC) – WikiProject templates and categories.

Member identificationEdit

Members of WikiProject Maine should place one of the following on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject Maine members.

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[[Category:WikiProject Maine members]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject Maine}}
 This user is a member of
WikiProject Maine.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Maine}}
 This user is a member of
WikiProject Maine.
linked pages
{{Template:User WP Maine|invite}} linked pages

For other MaineMaine user templates see Category:Maine user templates.

Welcome message for new usersEdit

Please copy this wikitext and put in talk page of any new members: {{Template:Maine project welcome}}

Welcome to WikiProject Maine!Edit

Hello, and welcome to Wikiproject Maine! Thank you for your generous offer to help contribute. We're sure your input will be much appreciated.

If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can see a list of open tasks, and come to the Project talk page, where you can join in our discussions about Maine-related articles. The best place to start helping is upgrading our stub articles. Consider adding yourself to the The 50,000 Destubbing Challenge!

Have a wicked awesome time!


Requested articlesEdit

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 contentEdit

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.

Featured articlesEdit

Featured listsEdit

Good articlesEdit

Did you know? articlesEdit

Good article nomineesEdit

Former good articlesEdit

Article alertsEdit

Articles for deletion

Good article nominees

Articles to be split

Articles for creation


  • Assessment - Our assessment department, where we assess the quality and importance of the Maine-related articles in Wikipedia.


See the talk page

Related ProjectsEdit

Parent ProjectEdit

Other Related ProjectsEdit

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 TasksEdit

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: WP:TOOLS


  • "State of Maine official website".
  • "USGS real-time, geographic, and other scientific resources of Maine".
  • "Maine Genealogy".
  • "Local histories of towns and counties in Maine".