News of Maine's Coast and Islands
The tiny northeastern seacoast island of Nantucket, 43 square miles, and the giant, “Upper 49th” state of Alaska, 663,237 square miles, are about as dissimilar as could be.
As seas rise, even mild storms are causing significant damage and inconvenience.
Media, Economic Development
Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park has announced the appointment of Dr. Nicholas Fisichelli as president and CEO. Fisichelli had been serving as interim president and CEO since August.
“You’ve got to be able to lay out the facts and be level-headed. But you have to do that in a respectful way.”
Schoodic Point and its acres of pristine shoreline and deep woodlands dodged a bullet more than a century ago when plans by
Insistent rejection of consensus in the absence of compelling evidence is anything but a reflection of scientific curiosity and humility.
Editor’s note: The guest column published in the December/January issue—“Media is responsible for ‘eco anxiety,’” by Mark Preston—generated reader reaction ranging from...
Funds will be used to construct a boat launch, breakwater, and wharf to accommodate 35 boats…
“My goal is to help people process their feelings so they can remain open-hearted and fully engaged in their lives…”