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Bear Referrendum

Link to Save Maine’s Bear Hunt donation page.

Press Announcement: Election 2014

Partial Announcement SAM candidates for Governor, First and Second District Congressional Races and U.S. Senate
*Endorsements for the Maine Legislative Races will be released on Friday afternoon.

August 21, 2014

Dear SAM members, press and interested parties:
As you already know we are locked in a war with the national powerhouse and anti-hunting organization, the Humane Society of the United States. We are desperately trying to save the most effective methods to hunt bear in Maine. We also know ending bear hunting is only a tiny fraction of this organizations real agenda which to someday end all hunting. We know, because they told us so.
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Win a New Windham Weaponry SRC 308 Rifle!

Are you a Second Amendment Soldier? Windham SRC .308 Rifle

Are you tired of fighting in a defensive way, just trying to keep what's left of our RIGHTS instead of advancing and winning liberties back? Would you like to own a brand NEW Windham SRC .308 Rifle (Made in Maine)? Here is your chance to help the in the battle with largest grassroots Amendment II force in Maine AND have a chance for a beautiful new .308 at the same time.
Tickets are 3-$10 • 6-$20 and will be drawn on September 13, 2014.
For tickets, visit our raffle page, or call Becky at (207) 623-4589.
Here are the specs for the rifle.



SAM Welcomes Tom Tyler as our newest Board Member

Tom Tyler Tom is a lifelong resident of Windham. He has served two terms in the Maine legislature as a state representative. He was a member of the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife committee in the 117th legislature. Owner of Hidden Brook Associates Inc. a manufacturer’s representative and consulting firm. Formally a sales manager in the firearms industry for a major manufacturer. An active outdoor enthusiast now serving his first term on the SAM board.
Telephone: (207) 831-8533

Coyote Hunting and Trapping Primer
A booklet produced by The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine’s Deer Management Network. On sale through The SAM Store.

Freedom Fighters Season 1 DVD
On sale through The SAM Store for only $10.00. 100% of the proceeds go to SAMs firearms programs! Thank you Freedom Fighters for supporting the Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine!

SAM News
July/August 2014



Articles by Gerry Lavigne and more:
Wolves pay for death of Idaho sheep
Coyote kills fawn in Jonesport.
Surplus Killing by Mammalian Predators
The Saga of Henry The Eighth


To Find Your Representative and other links to the Legislature, visit our Legislature page.

The Conference Center is available to the public for club functions, reunions, conferences, large crowds or small. More information can be found on our Conference Center page.

The Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine is Maine’s largest sportsman’s organization with 10,000 members and a headquarters in Augusta, ME. SAM is considered the leader of Maine’s 300,000 sportsmen. SAM’s staff works at the legislature, state agencies and other forums on critical issues. SAM was organized in 1975 and is a 501 (c ) 3 non-profit membership organization to promote conservation of Maine’s wildlife resources and to be an advocate for hunters, anglers, trappers and gun owners throughout the state. SAM’s members have a real voice and impact on outdoor issues.

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We have launched this exciting new membership program along with a "Round Up" program to help people join and support SAM with our firearms programs. Below are the Recruiters around the state; we encourage you to patronize these businesses as well as sign up for SAM Membership while you are there.
Ask your local dealer to sign up as a SAM Recruiter and help build our network to defend our Maine Heritage and Traditions.
Call the SAM office at 623-4589.

Smitty’s Trading Post, Machias
J.T. Reids Gun Shop, Auburn
Tri State Police Supply, Winthrop
G3 Firearms, Turner
Kennebec Guns, Augusta
Paradis Outfitters, Sidney
Kennebec Outfitters, Winslow
Winslow Gun Shop, Winslow
Van Raymond Outfitters, Brewer
A&G Shooting Supply, Fairfield Center
Maine Military Supply, Holden
Trading Post in Palmyra

Recommended Reading

Coyote Wars

"We Are The Conservationists!"

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