Celebrating 20 Years of Maine Natural History


We are so grateful for the incredible support of folks like you who value natural science research and the work of increasing our understanding of the natural world around us.
We truly could not do it without you!

Get Your Limited Edition Purple Sandpiper Sticker

Become a member or renew your MNHO membership for as little as $10 to receive the Purple Sandpiper sticker and other member benefits!


Sticker designed by Jada Fitch

The Purple Sandpiper is a species the Observatory worked with often in the early years.


Learn more about the history of the Observatory