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Feedback Sought on Draft Plan

The Partnership is seeking public input on a newly released DRAFT of the Casco Bay Plan 2016-2021. Comments are due by mid-November.  Click here to learn more.


 2015 State of the Bay Report

The new State of the Bay 2015 indicators (with data on the health of Casco Bay) are now available, along with presentations from the October 2015 State of the Bay Conference. Click here for more information.

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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.


  • Friends of Casco Bay has announced the next Casco Baykeeper! Friday October 30th, 2015 Casco Bay Estuary Partnership would like to congratulate Ivy Frignoca on her new position as the Casco Baykeeper!
  • Protecting Casco Bay demands creative solutions to emerging challenges Thursday October 29th, 2015 CBEP director Curtis Bohlen was published in Maine Voices on October 9, 2015. “Casco Bay is the living heart of our region. Protecting its vitality in coming decades will require embracing change and seeking creative solutions to emerging challenges.” Click here for the full article.
  • MAYDAY: Gulf of Maine in Distress Tuesday October 27th, 2015 The Portland Press Herald is running a 6-part series by award-winning author and Press Herald reporter Colin Woodard titled “Mayday: Gulf of Maine in distress”. To view each part of the series click on the links below. Part 1: Big changes are occurring in one of the fastest-warming spots on Earth ...
  • State of the Bay 2015 Friday October 09th, 2015 State of the Bay 2015 Summary Indicators Bay Water Quality Climate Change Combined Sewer Overflows Conserved Lands Education and Stewardship Eelgrass Beds Impervious Surfaces Inland Water Quality Invasive Species Population and Land Cover Toxics Status of Shellfish Beds Stormwater Stream Connectivity Swimming Beaches Water Birds   Speaker Presentations Susie Arnold, Island Institute Curtis Bohlen, Casco Bay Estuary Partnership Damian Brady, Darling Marine Center Angela Brewer, Maine Department of Environmental Protection Charlie Colgan, Center for ...

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.