RECENT NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
CBEP Habitat Protection Fund Grants 2022 Awards
Five grants were awarded which help to protect 1,945 acres of important habitat, including projects in the Sebago and Presumpscot watersheds.
CBEP Community Grants 2022 Awards
CBEP has made its 2022 Community Grant awards. Read more about the awards here.
CBEP Invites Proposals for 2022 Community Grants
December 13, 2022: CBEP is inviting proposals for 2022 Community Grants projects. For the RFP and additional information, check out our Grant Opportunities page.
State of the Bay 6th Edition: Water Quality Improving, but Climate Change Impacts Increasing
December 8, 2021 Story here and download and read the full report here.
Casco Bay Habitat Protection Fund Request for Proposals
Casco Bay Estuary Partnership requests proposals for grant-funding of projects in Fall 2021 that support the permanent protection of targeted habitats in the Casco Bay watershed. Eligibility criteria have changed for this round. Please read this RFP thoroughly.
Friends of Casco Bay is Hiring!
Friends of Casco Bay, a science-based, community-oriented, environmental nonprofit organization that has worked for over 30 years to improve and protect the environmental health of Casco Bay, is hiring an Executive Director.
Sebago Clean Waters is Hiring!
Sebago Clean Waters (SCW), a 10-member coalition of organizations working toward a shared goal of permanently conserving 25% of the forestland in Maine’s Sebago Lake watershed, is hiring a program manager. Full job description here.
Casco Bay Coastal Academy: Community Intertidal Data Portal
Join us for a free workshop on 10/28, to learn more about the Community Intertidal Data Portal, an interactive resource that is being developed for anyone involved in climate change adaptation or coastal planning. Learn more here and register here.
Campaign to preserve island off Harpswell gets $50,000 gift
Freeport-based Maine Beer Co. is making the gift toward the $1.3 million the trust needs to buy and manage Little Whaleboat Island. Story here.