RECENT NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
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.
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.
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.
Harpswell Heritage Land Trust has created a custom guide to the common plants, animals and algae found along Harpswell’s shoreline. Printed on waterproof paper, the guide is easy to stick in your back pocket when heading out to explore. The guide is free for educators teaching in formal or informal settings with young people from
Story in the Lewiston Sun Journal here.
The 52-acre preserve has a mile of trails with more to be built and features a brook, vernal pools and diverse plants. Story here.
Hot off the press! Harpswell Heritage Land Trust has published new pocket naturalist guides, funded in part by CBEP’s Community Grant Program. Find out more here.