News of Maine's Coast and Islands
Sediment fines, sticky with mercury, remain in the estuary rather than flowing directly out to sea.
“We could fish these crabs forever and they’re not going away.” —Nicole Twohig
It’s not the sexiest topic, but transportation policy impact radiates out through many arenas, including economic development, land use planning, population movement, and environmental protection.
Lobsters have sophisticated internal compasses that allow them to use the Earth’s magnetic field…
Penrose and her friends used sticks and brushes to scrape dirt from the wing-like vertebrae.
Those few minutes in his boat were so powerful that they challenged his assumptions about what’s real.
A drop of water in Lake Superior could take anywhere from 173 to 191 years to work through the system.
They often return to the surface and lay on their side, basking in the sun…
It is a confusing, spectacular mix of land and seascape in a relatively small area, 58 miles in all.