News of Maine's Coast and Islands
In art class, some studied scrimshaw and carved their own version in bars of soap.
Tufts of pink fiberglass insulation floated over the neighborhood…
Jacquelyn Gill stood entranced inside a permafrost cave in Siberia. Woolly mammoth tusks protruded through glistening walls. A lion cub, dead for 30,000 or more years, appeared as if it was napping.
Maine will confirm that its lobster fishery is a safe fishery for right whales.
Power-generating technology piloted in Washington County will soon provide a commercial source of electricity in Alaska.
“Our people don’t have a word for adaptation. It’s just what we’ve always done.”
“Wild rockweed is a lot more valuable if you leave it alone…” —Ken Ross
The equipment issued to our field officers has drastically improved over the last 20 years…
The initial human response to a threat is to turn away from it…