Useful Information

For your convenience, we have gathered some useful links and information that are particularly useful to woodturners in Maine.


Southern Maine Woodturners is a local chapter of the American Association of Woodturners. The mission of the American Association of Woodturners is to provide education, information, and organization to those interested in turning wood.

Forest Trees of Maine 

Forest Trees of Maine “Centennial Edition” 1908 to 2008 is a 180 page full-color PDF book containing information on 78 different tree species in Maine.The PDF is fully searchable and is helpful in identifying trees throughout our beautiful state.

We recommend downloading this PDF so you can view it without an internet connection. The file is large so it will take some time to download.