News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Phrases like “high water” and “ice bridge” would require translation for Maine islanders.
Scarborough has a 3,500-acre marsh area that doesn’t fit FEMA’s traditional models.
An area of thermally suitable habitat for larval settlement may have helped amplify the lobster boom.
They served gallons of hand-roasted Guatemalan coffee, dozens of egg sandwiches and baked goods, and their Chai latte was a fan favorite.
Fourteen island states gathered in the Maldives in November 1989 for the Small States Conference on Sea Level Rise.
When we plan by issue we miss the opportunity to connect the dots…
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
The Island Institute saw the need for fishermen, specifically lobstermen, to have alternative water-based businesses to diversify their income.
Fishermen talk about ropeless fishing as if it were science fiction, but weren’t cell phones considered the same back in the 1980s?
If life is more difficult on Islesboro, life is more difficult for all of us.