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More than four-fifths of its total land area is under forest cover.By most statistical measures Maine is an economically depressed state, yet the rugged beauty and challenge of its climate and landscape and the character of its people have given Maine an importance beyond its economic and political power.Its total area, including about 2,300 square miles (6,000 square km) of inland water, represents nearly half of the total area of New England.Maine is bounded to the northwest and northeast by the Canadian provinces of Quebec and New Brunswick, respectively, and to the west by New Hampshire.The state thus epitomizes the increasingly difficult national choices between preservation of environmental quality and potential economic expansion. Population (2010) 1,328,361; (2017 est.) 1,335,907. Mount Katahdin—at 5,268 feet (1,606 metres) Maine’s tallest peak.Quoddy Head, near Lubec, is the easternmost point in the country. The western and northwestern borders adjoining New Hampshire and Quebec have the most rugged terrain, with numerous glacier-scoured peaks, lakes, and narrow valleys.Limited economic growth has contributed to the preservation of much of its natural appearance.Since 1970, however, one-third of the state’s southern coastal counties have recorded accelerating growth rates, increased residential and commercial construction, and increased revenues.
Flora and fauna represent a combination of subarctic and Appalachian species.The eastern region is commonly referred to as “Downeast” (sometimes styled “Down East”), an area often shrouded in fog.The Camden Hills and the peaks of Mount Desert Island are the largest of the coastal mountains.Maine, constituent state of the United States of America.The largest of the six New England states in area, it lies at the northeastern corner of the country.