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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.

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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 AND UPDATES

  • Casco Bay News Roundup: September 5-September 11 Friday September 12th, 2014 News this week is about ocean acidification, climate change, renewable energy, shoreland zoning, and piece about Casco Bay Stories! Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories. September 5  Casco Bay Many stories to be told (Sentry) Maine finding its place in global effort ...
  • Gulf of Maine King Tides Photo Contest Planned for October 9, 2014! Friday September 12th, 2014 Along the 7,500-mile Gulf of Maine shoreline, an extreme high tide on October 9, 2014 will illustrate what may become—with sea-level rise—the new tidal norm. Participants in the first-ever Gulf of Maine King Tides Photo Contest can document how the astronomical high tide that day affects wharves, causeways, marshes, beaches ...
  • Casco Bay News Roundup: August 27-September 4 Wednesday September 10th, 2014 News this week is about land conservation, wind energy, fisheries, aquaculture, stormwater, climate change, and rare albino lobsters! Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories. August 27 L.L. Bean donates $250,000 to land trust’s plan to buy Casco Bay islands near Harpswell ...
  • Casco Bay News Roundup: August 20 – August 26 Wednesday August 27th, 2014 News this week is about shorebirds, Green Crabs, climate change, fluoride, our changing bay,  and land conservation by Portland Trails (which CBEP helped acquire!). Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories. August 20 High fluoride levels found in some private wells in ...

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.