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Thank you for your interest in our work. If you are a reporter or producer and have questions about the health of Casco Bay or would like to interview our staff, please contact Communications and Development Director Will Everitt willeveritt [at] cascobay [dot] org or at our office (207) 799-8574, ext 204 or (207) 671-1315 after business hours.

If you need to reach our Casco Baykeeper Ivy Frignoca, call (207) 831-3067 or email ifrignoca [at] cascobay [dot] org.

If you leave a message for us, please let us know your deadline. Whenever possible, we try to accommodate your schedule.

We are happy to meet with a reporter to share background information. Having a broader understanding of the issues and ecology of Casco Bay will help you tell a more accurate, nuanced story. We can suggest other people or organizations to interview besides our staff to make sure you get the full story about an issue that affects the Bay.

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Recent Media Releases

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Woodard & Curran Foundation Awards National Grant to Friends of Casco Bay’s Climate Change Initiative

November 26, 2019

For immediate release, November 26, 2019 Contact Mary Cerullo, mcerullo [at] cascobay [dot] org/ (207) 799-8574 On November 7, 2019, Woodard & Curran Foundation presented Friends of Casco Bay’s Executive Director Cathy Ramsdell with a whopping gift: $100,000 over three years. The Foundation’s Giving Committee selected Friends of Casco Bay… Read more

Friend of Casco Bay Award given to local advocates

January 26, 2018

Rick Frantz and Jennifer Fox are part of Portland’s vibrant waterfront scene. They own Andy’s Old Port Pub on Commercial Street, and they take the ferry home each night to Great Diamond Island. Casco Bay is literally their backyard. On January 23, as more than 125 volunteers and supporters of Friends of… Read more

Volunteers do a great service to Casco Bay

January 25, 2018

More than 125 volunteers and supporters of Friends of Casco Bay came to the Volunteer Appreciation Celebration on January 23, to recognize those who give their time to monitor the water quality of the Bay, clean up shorelines, stencil storm drains, participate in community outreach events, and serve on its Board.… Read more

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