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: July 9-15 Thursday July 17th, 2014 News this week is about climate change, jellyfish, green crabs, commercial fishing, planning for Portland parks and one fourth grader’s effort to make a difference. July 8 Contrary to popular belief, climate change is foremost in mind at Maine DEP  (Bangor Daily News) July 9 Scarborough fourth grader leads effort to ban bottled water ...
  • Casco Bay News Roundup: July 2-8 Wednesday July 09th, 2014 July 2 Ocean acidification an ‘emerging issue’ in Maine (Current) July 6 Maine’s shrimp fishery may face new restrictions  (Portland Press Herald)
  • Casco Bay News Roundup: June 25-July 1 Wednesday July 02nd, 2014 Casco Bay-related news this week is about local seafood (yum!), ocean acidification and climate change. June 25 Writers, Mainers encourage people to eat locally caught seafood:  Bangor Daily News Keeping up with Maine’s changing climate (Editorial):  Bangor Daily News June 26 Maine launches initiative to combat ocean acidification; Pingree seeks similar federal effort:  Bangor Daily ...
  • Attack of the Green Crabs Thursday June 26th, 2014 Attack of the Green CrabsCheck out this short animated video about green crabs and clams from O’Chang Studios. It’s informative and entertaining! Click here for the You Tube link.

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.