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Your Voice is Needed! Rising seas in Casco Bay

May 3, 2021

Casco Bay needs your voice! A crucial bill is making its way through the Maine Legislature: “LD 1572 Resolve, To Analyze the Impact of Sea Level Rise.” We hope you will lend your voice in support of this bill. This bill will require state agencies to incorporate sea level rise… Read more

Implementing Maine’s climate plan helps Casco Bay

April 28, 2021

Climate change threatens the health of Casco Bay. In March, more than 335 Friends of the Bay joined us for Sea Level Rise, Storms, and Surge Oh My! and told us the impacts of rising seas and stronger storms are a top concern. We agree. With climate change being such a large issue, to… Read more

LD 983, An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote Land Conservation, Working Waterfronts, Water Access and Outdoor Recreation and LD 687, An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote the Conservation of Land, Working Waterfronts, Water Access and Outdoor Recreation

April 26, 2021

April 26, 2021 Committee on Appropriations and Financial Affairs c/o Legislative Information Office 100 State House Station Augusta, ME 04333 RE: LD 983, An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote Land Conservation, Working Waterfronts, Water Access and Outdoor Recreation and LD 687, An Act To Authorize… Read more

LD 49, An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Invest in Infrastructure To Address Sea Level Rise

April 26, 2021

Committee on Appropriations and Financial Affairs c/o Legislative Information Office 100 State House Station Augusta, ME 04333 April 26, 2021 RE: LD 49, An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Invest in Infrastructure To Address Sea Level Rise Dear Senator Breen, Representative Pierce, and Distinguished Members of… Read more

Water Reporter Post of the Month: Sally Carlisle

April 22, 2021

Growing-up sailing the waters of Penobscot Bay with her dad, Water Reporter Sally Carlisle fell in love with the coast of Maine at a young age. Last fall, when Sally joined our community of Water Reporters, she began to notice something new about her life-long home. “Through all the years… Read more

An annual spring awakening in the Bay

March 24, 2021

As winter comes to a close and the days get longer, an annual awakening occurs in Casco Bay. Populations of phytoplankton – microscopic algae that form the base of the ocean food web – rapidly reproduce as longer days leave more time to harness the sun’s energy for photosynthesis. The… Read more