A Bright Future for Casco Bay

Right now, you have an opportunity to weigh in on the future of Casco Bay. Your feedback will be used to update the Casco Bay Plan, which will guide our work and funding decisions in coming years. Click here to learn more.


Learn About What We Do

Casco Bay Estuary Partnership is a catalyst for action with the goal of keeping Casco Bay and our nearly 1,000 square miles of watershed clean and healthy. Click here to read more.

Casco Bay Stories

The Casco Bay Stories project is focused on gathering engaging stories about what makes Casco Bay special and clean water important. In doing so, we encourage people to reflect on how the Bay has shaped their lives and how it has changed over time. Click here to browse the stories.


  • Casco Bay News Roundup: October 10 – October 16 Friday October 17th, 2014 News this week is about fighting the flu with fish, EEE, dewatering the Roach River, Portland Harbor dredging (with a quote from our director!), Portland wastewater, Codfish, and Green Crabs. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.   October 10 UMaine Researchers Hope ...
  • Casco Bay News Roundup: October 3- October 9 Friday October 10th, 2014 News this week is about the ‘king tide’, Green Crabs, Loons, Maine women, the annual Presumpscot Regional Land Trust meeting, chemicals on your lawns, and a Maine teen setting sail before college. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories. October 3 ‘King ...
  • Join Friends of Casco Bay for the 7th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival! Friday October 10th, 2014 Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at Abromson Center, USM, Portland Doors open at 4 pm Films start at 4:45 pm Embark on adventure with Friends of Casco Bay at the Wild & Scenic Film Festival. Join Friends of Casco Bay for inspiring films, refreshments, raffle and a cash bar. The event will include amusing “shorts”, ...
  • JOIN Portland Greendrinks The Peaks Island Lions Club!!! Friday October 10th, 2014 Portland Greendrinks is for SMCC! Tuesday October 14, 2014, 5:30 – 7:30 Peaks Island Lions Club Cost: $15 (21 and older event) Portland Greendrinks is dedicated to creating a more environmentally, socially, and economically sustainable community by supporting local organizations, businesses, and green initiatives. Every month they throw a party featuring a different non-profit ...

Our Partners

Casco Bay Estuary Partnership works with many partners. If your organization, town or agency works in some way to advance the mission of preserving and protecting Casco Bay, we would be happy to include your logo and a link to your site. Please contact us for more information.