Shorebirds

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 […]

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 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 […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: March 27 – April 2

News this week is about the Maine Conservation Corp, shrimp, stream crossings, sea level rise, scallops, piping plovers, puffins, and climate change. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

March 28

Maine Conservation Corp looking for new members (Fosters Daily Democrat)

March 29

Future of shrimp fishery to […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: December 5 – December 11

News this week is about federal protections for migrating birds, a biologist from the University of Maine, the removal the dam at Saccarappa Falls, the King Tides Trail, the ban on trapping, and the retirement of baykeeper Joe Payne. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: November 27 – December 4

News this week is about scallop fisheries, sea level rise, salmon, fossil fuels, and an article written by our Island Fellow, Erin Love. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

November 28

Time pressures drive Sappi fish passage planning (Keepmecurrent)

Limits on cod will affect deep-sea fishing […]

Casco Bay News Roundup: October 3- October 9

News this week is about the ‘king tide’, Green Crabs, Loons, Maine women, the annual Presumpscot Regional Land Trust meeting, chemicals on your lawns, and a Maine teen setting sail before college. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

October 3

‘King tide’ seen as test […]

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: 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 […]