Casco Bay got in the news a lot this week! Click on the links below to read about land conservation projects, clammers digging more quahogs and less soft shell clams, beach monitoring for bacteria and a series of ocean-related programs just outside of Casco Bay in Boothbay Harbor. Click on the title of this post (Casco Bay News Roundup) to access links to the stories.

June 19

Westbrook gives 50 acres to land trust for stewardship (American Journal)

Bigelow’s Café Scientifique summer program begins (Boothbay Register)

June 20

Warmer ocean water increases quahogs in Maine (WCSH 6)

June 24

Bacteria in beach water can be harmful (WCSH 6)

Nonprofit must raise $925,000 to buy the Goslings (Tri-Town Weekly)