News & Updates

Casco Bay News Roundup: July 3 – July 16

News this week is about invasive plants, lobster prices, eelgrass, climate change, bees, Peter Lowell (Lakes Environmental Association), clammers, river herring, Maine’s Wildlife Action Plan, and the Presumpscot River Paddle Map. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

July 5

Maine using website to gather data […]

New Quarterly Outlook Highlights Regional Climate and Weather Trends

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New Quarterly Outlook Highlights Regional Climate and Weather Trends: The Gulf of Maine Council’s Climate Network is distributing bulletin,the Gulf of Maine Region Quarterly Climate Impacts and Outlook, collaboratively developed by US and Canadian scientists,. The Outlook offers an engaging two-page snapshot of the season’s […]

July 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|

Casco Bay News Roundup: June 19 – July 2

News this week is about elvers, shore birds, land conservation, and shellfish. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

June 23

Maine elver fishery rebounded despite weather (Portland Press Herald)

June 29

Viewers of bird camera in Maine see eagle steal osprey chicks from nest (Portland Press Herald)

June […]

State of the Bay 2015 Save the Date!

June 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Casco Bay News Roundup: June 5 – June 18

News this week is about mosquitoes, pesticides, climate change, and the extinction of the eastern cougar. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

June 11

Why mosquitoes are drawn to you and what Maine researchers say you can do about it (Bangor Daily News)

South Portland flits […]

CBISN Invasive Species Field Academy 2015

CBISN Invasive Species Field Academy

The goal of CBISN’s Invasive Species Field Academy is to give land managers, land trusts, conservation groups and individuals the knowledge and confidence to integrate invasive species management into their stewardship programs. Participants will gain hands-on experience identifying and controlling common terrestrial invasive plants in a workshop format with opportunity […]

June 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Casco Bay News Roundup: May 22 – June 4

News this week is about fisheries, climate change, ticks, blue heron, elvers, and a harmful caterpillar. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

May 25

Shoppers may get to know the backstory of their piece of fish (Portland Press Herald)

May 27

Experts warn climate change affecting tick […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: May 8 – May 21

News this week is about eelgrass, puffins, bees, and bass. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

May 8

Why protecting eelgrass matters (The Ellsworth American)

May 12

A Puffin Colony’s 40-Year Journey Back To Maine (Here and Now)

May 13

More than 40 percent of bee colonies in U.S. […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: April 30 – May 7

News this week is about ocean acidity, smelt populations, ‘ghost fishing gear’, the Nequasset Fish Ladder, and Jeremy Bell from the Nature Conservancy. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

April 30

Casco Bay study links ocean acidity, declining clam numbers (Bangor Daily News)

May 3

Meet Jeremy […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: April 30 – May 7

News this week is about lobster, aquaculture, freshwater fish, the health of Casco Bay, piping plovers, ocean acidification, shellfish, and alewives. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

April 23

Tight Supply Leads to Highest Maine Lobster Prices in Years (MPBN)

April 27

Land-based aquaculture startup prepares to […]