Penobscot Paddle and Chowder Society (Bangor, Me.).

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The Penobscot Paddle and Chowder Society, organized in 1968-1969, is a family-oriented group which through its activities promotes interest in paddling, paddling instruction, river safety, and conservation. A volunteer organization, it seeks to make canoeing and kayaking safe, accessible, and fun. Its members come from throughout New England but are primarily from the Penobscot River area in central Maine. The Society sponsors paddling, hiking and cross-country skiing trips for its members as well as several meetings per year and dinners at which chowder is often served. The Society is an affiliate member of the American Canoe Association and the Natural Resources Council of Maine. More information about the Society can be found at its website (

From the description of Records, 1974-1976 (bulk 1974-1976) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 60491560

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creatorOf Penobscot Paddle and Chowder Society (Bangor, Me.). Records, 1974-1976 (bulk 1974-1976) Raymond H. Fogler Library
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associatedWith Central Maine Power Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Dickey-Lincoln Hydro-Electric Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Great Northern Paper Company. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Bureau of Outdoor Recreation. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Maine--Penobscot River
Bangor (Me.)
Wild and scenic rivers
Hydroelectric power plants--Environmental aspects
Canoes and canoeing

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Active 1974

Active 1976

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