• Teachers identify invasive species
    November 6, 2015

    A story of the Island Teachers Conference

    Education

  • October 15, 2015

    How to translate lessons from an island in Denmark back to Maine? After a year spent implementing energy efficiency efforts here on Peaks, five learnings have helped Sam Saltonstall stay focused on island energy work.

  • Bangs Island Mussels
    October 6, 2015

    The Island Institute’s marine resources and economic development teams are looking for applicants for the new Aquaculture cohort.

    Economic Development, Marine

  • September 15, 2015

    This post is from Paul Fox of Peaks. He provides an update on the work going on with the Peaks Island Community Energy Action Team (CEAT), one of five teams pioneering intergenerational education and leadership around energy issues in seven year-round island communities in Maine. 

    Energy

  • September 15, 2015

    This post is from Karol Kucinski of the Vinalhaven Energy Club. He provides an update on the work going on with the affiliated Vinalhaven Community Energy Action Team (CEAT), one of five teams pioneering intergenerational education and leadership around energy issues in seven year-round islan

  • Ben Algeo explains the eMonitor to Monhegan students during Energy Day in January
    September 8, 2015

    The Monhegan Community Energy Action Team (CEAT) was created to serve a simple purpose: help people in the community lower the cost and environmental impact of their energy use through education about energy efficiency and conservation, and renewable energy.

    Energy

  • September 8, 2015

    Island Fellow Luke Milardo worked with the Frenchboro school students to start a garden under grow lights this spring, then shared the seedlings with the whole community.

    Community Development

  • August 25, 2015

    An update on the work going on with the East Casco Bay Community Energy Action Team (CEAT), one of five teams pioneering intergenerational education and leadership around energy issues in seven year-round island communities in Maine.

    Energy

  • August 25, 2015

    An update from the Islesboro Community Energy Action Team (CEAT), one of five teams pioneering intergenerational education and leadership around energy issues in seven year round island communities in Maine.

    Energy