In the Margaret Chase Smith Essay, Richard Judd reflects on the history of Maine’s North Woods. He discusses the divergent interests with a stake on the North Woods over the centuries, but notes that there has been a long-standing interest in conservation and in the heritage represented by this vast region.
Judd, Richard W. . "The Maine Woods: A Legacy of Controversy." Maine Policy Review 16.2 (2007) : 8 -10, http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mpr/vol16/iss2/3.