News of Maine's Coast and Islands
A proposal by Maine’s Rep. Chellie Pingree, a Democrat from North Haven, to protect working waterfronts and the jobs and economic activity they support, was aired at a congressional subcommittee hearing on Nov. 2.
The goal for the Rockport couple’s business, On the Water in Maine, was to list and manage 75-100 of those vacation rental properties. The Fords have succeeded in growing their list to 130.
It may not be a surprise that 2017 has been a year of record-breaking storms and heat.
Heather Deese, Ph.D.
Susie Arnold, Ph.D.
Emily Lane, president of Vinalhaven Kelp, Inc., leads a board of directors that requires 70 percent of the business shareholders to make their livelihood from some sort of fishing.
Finding fish in the York River
One of the things I love about October and November in the Cranberry Isles is the increase in bird stories. It is migrating season and most people out here keep an eye on the birds...
An estimated 70 percent of commercial marine fish species in the northeast U.S. live in estuaries…
At the end of September, an unprecendented bloom of the phytoplankton karenia mikimotoi extended from Cape Elizabeth to the New Meadows River.
The broad sands of Popham Beach have been battered by storms in recent years, diminishing the distance between dunes and the ocean.