By Suzi Thayer / Boothbay Register
Mussels are one of Maine's most coveted seafoods. But the bivalve molluscs that used to be readily available and ripe for the picking aren't quite so easy to come by these days.
Economic Development, Aquaculture & Marine
By Penelope Overton / Portland Press Herald
By Dick Broom / Mount Desert Islander
Education & Leadership
By Kay Stephens / Penobscot Bay Pilot
Aquaculture & Marine
By Mary Pols / Portland Press Herald
By James McCarthy / Mainebiz
By Darren Fishell / Bangor Daily News
On Swan’s Island and other islands, high energy costs have been a fact of life. Many places are considering how to change that, but the situation on each island is unique.
By Robbie Fienberg / MPBN
"There are efforts underway to increase rural internet access. Briana Warner is the economic director for the Island Institute, which is working to help island communities with similar problems.