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Top 11 reasons to attend our Wild & Scenic Film Festival

September 18, 2018

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Saturday, November 3 3-7 p.m University of Southern Maine 88 Bedford Street, Portland Tickets are on sale now $30 in advance $35 at the door, if available It’s our 11th Film Festival, so here are the Top 11 reasons to attend: #11   Be proud that you are supporting Friends of Casco Bay by… Read more

Water Reporter Volunteers are important to our Baykeeping efforts!

September 17, 2018

Casco Baykeeper Ivy Frignoca acts as the eyes, ears, and voice of the Bay. She is on or along the water almost daily, but she can’t be everywhere. Ivy says, “We rely on volunteers to report conditions around the Bay. The Water Reporter Appreally helps those efforts because we instantly receive a… Read more

Volunteer at Friends of Casco Bay’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival

September 7, 2018

Help us with our biggest event of the year, our Wild & Scenic Film Festival! You can volunteer on Saturday, November 3 for several different shifts between Noon – 7:15 PM. Tasks include: hanging banners scooping popcorn ushering raffle ticket selling checking in attendees handing out swag bags Please note: most… Read more

See sea critters and our Cage of Science

August 24, 2018

Watch this short video about the Cage of Science! You may know that Friends of Casco Bay’s Continuous Monitoring Station—AKA our “Cage of Science”—gives us vital data about the health of the Bay. But did you also know that observations of what sea life is growing on and hanging out… Read more

Do you know what color Casco Bay is?

August 12, 2018

Pop quiz: Can you figure out which of these photos is of Casco Bay? The correct answer is B—but on any given day or part of the Bay, Casco Bay could look like any of these three pictures. Why does it matter? Water color can be an important indicator of the environmental health… Read more

Help us see the Bay in a New Way

August 8, 2018

As you may know, Friends of Casco Bay has joined a worldwide effort to better understand how our waters may be changing—by observing water color. Since we launched our Color by Numbers pilot project three months ago, 178 of you have signed up to measure the color of Casco Bay. The map of Casco Bay… Read more