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 closer to pesticide ban (Bangor Daily News)

June 12

Climate change means challenges and opportunities for Maine, speakers say (Portland Press Herald)

June 15

Crazy cartoon sends climate warning better than dry data (Portland Press Herald)

June 16

Endangered eastern cougar headed for official extinction (Portland Press Herald)