News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The situation in Portland and Boothbay Harbor are very different.
There is no question that herring is going to be in short supply in 2019 and the years to come.
Susie Arnold, Ph.D.
This success invites over-use and thus threatens our waterfront, the nexus between the town and the harbor.
Communities along the Maine coast have a matter of years to prepare for the climate crisis, not decades.
Rob Snyder, Ph.D.
“For the most part, the town is very supportive of what’s happening on South Street.”
“It is time for a new and better direction.”
—Gov. Janet Mills
Maine’s 3,500-mile coast continues to be the fastest developing part of the state.
“We’re moving in the right direction. It’s not easy and it’s not quick.”
The prose is an engaging blend of biology and storytelling...