Casco Bay News Roundup: September 12-September 18

News this week is about Maine coral formations, ‘flushable’ wipes, Green Crabs, Bats becoming endangered, and a story about our own Casco Bay Stories project! Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

September 12

Researchers discover ‘spectacular’ coral formations in the Gulf of Maine (The Bangor […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: September 5-September 11

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 to combat acidification, a […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: August 27-September 4

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 (Bangor Daily News)

August 28

Bingham […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: August 20 – August 26

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 Maine (Portland Press Herald)

Portland […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: August 13-19

News this week is about Trout Brook restoration, Portland Trails conservation, harvesting scallops in Maine, Green Crabs, seaweed, tar sands, rain barrels and flash flooding in Portland . Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

August 13

Portland Trails preserves 20 acres in Falmouth (Portland Press […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: August 6-August 12

News this week is about aquaculture, conservation, climate change, a tribal water dispute, fisheries, algae blooms, and a lobster rescue. There is also a nice shout out for the Casco Bay Estuary Partnership! Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

August 6

Public Invited to Weigh […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: July 30-August 5

News this week is about ocean acidification, fisheries, Maine’s dam laws, elvers, puffins, and a rare lobster caught in Maine! Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

July 30

Fishing Towns to be adversely impacted by Ocean Acidification (Maine News)

July 31

Public input enhanced in Maine’s […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: July 16-July 29

Casco Bay news over the past couple of weeks includes stories about the rise in the number of jellyfish, Fluoride, conservation, oil exploration, phytoplankton, fisheries, Alewives, climate change, Green Crabs, ocean acidification, and shorebird habitat. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

July 16

As jellyfish […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: July 9-15

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. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

July 8

Contrary to popular belief, climate change is foremost in mind at Maine DEP  (Bangor Daily […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: July 2-8

News this week is about ocean acidification and Maine shrimp. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

July 2
Ocean acidification an ‘emerging issue’ in Maine (Current)
July 6
Maine’s shrimp fishery may face new restrictions  (Portland Press Herald)