Eggs and Environmental Issues with U.S. Senator Susan Collins

By Amos Eno on Oct. 17, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
NRCS-Maine District Conservationist Jeremy Markuson

NRCS selects new District Conservationist for Hancock County

By Thomas Kielbasa on Oct. 17, 2016, at 8:35 a.m.
The grant-funded project will utilize the CJ and Rick O’Connor and Clifford Family Coral Wet Lab -- a unique facility at Unity College that allows students to intimately study and culture corals. The wet lab is one of a constellation of hands-on facilities that support animal studies at Unity College.

Can math save coral? Unity College gets National Science Foundation grant to find out

By Bob Mentzinger on Oct. 14, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.

SBA Economic injury disaster loans available in Maine following Secretary of Agriculture Disaster Declaration

By lswackhamer on Oct. 14, 2016, at 3:41 p.m.
Activists are seen attempting to cut chains after trespassing into a valve station for pipelines carrying crude from Canadian oils sands into U.S. markets near Clearbrook, Minnesota.

Activists disrupt Canada-US oil pipelines

By Nia Williams, Reuters on Oct. 11, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
Protest group Climate Direct Action said the move was in support of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
2nd Annual Ocean Commotion Flyer!

Marine Mammals of Maine, Ocean Commotion 5k Run/Walk

By Nicole Dubois on Oct. 10, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.

Talking-Trash: Finding Long-term Solutions to Maine’s Hidden Sustainability Problem

By College of the Atlantic on Oct. 07, 2016, at 2:36 p.m.
President Barack Obama delivers a statement on the Paris Agreement in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Oct. 5, 2016.

Paris climate accord to take effect, Obama hails ‘historic day’

By Alister Doyle and Roberta Rampton, Reuters on Oct. 06, 2016, at 6:34 a.m.
“If we follow through on the commitments that this Paris agreement embodies, history may well judge it as a turning point for our planet,” Obama said.
Author William Powers has worked for two decades in development aid and conservation in Latin America, Africa, and North America, and he managed the community components of a project in the Bolivian Amazon that won a 2003 prize for environmental innovation from Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. He delivers two talks Thursday at Unity College.

At Unity College, “The Front Lines of Conservation and Simpler Living.”

By Bob Mentzinger on Oct. 05, 2016, at 4:11 p.m.

Senator George J. Mitchell Lecture on Sustainability

By Senator George J. Mitchell Center on Oct. 05, 2016, at 12:36 p.m.
Dan Bell, general manager of Agri-Cycle, is giving his remarks after receiving the 2016 Community Climate Champion Award from Maine Conservation Alliance. From left are: Travis Fogler, president of Stonyvale Farm; Sam Michaud, vice president of operations from Good Shepard Food Bank; Jennifer deHart, chief sustainability officer at Unity College; Trampas King, representative from Mid-Maine Solid Waste Association; Bob Sedgwick, director of Dining Services at Husson University; Dan Belll, general manager of Agri-Cycle; Beth Ahearn, program director of Maine Conservation Alliance.

Exeter Agri-Energy and Agri-Cycle named 2016 Community Climate Champion

on Oct. 04, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.

KELT’s Lecture Series, Harvests in the Kennebec Estuary: Silviculture on Oct 13

By Becky Kolak on Oct. 04, 2016, at 3:01 p.m.

Piscataquis County Soil & Water Conservation District

By Madeline Lubas on Oct. 03, 2016, at 2:45 p.m.

The Botanical Explorer

By Lee Cataldo on Sept. 28, 2016, at 4:17 p.m.
The city of Bangor is exploring either a ban or fee on plastic shopping bags and polystyrene containers.

Belfast locals float effort to ban plastic bags

By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 28, 2016, at 6:33 a.m.
“Anything plastic that gets degraded to this tiny amount is still plastic. It’s still petrochemicals. These chemicals don’t biodegrade.”
October 7th concert at the Bath Freight Shed supports KELT's programs for water, wetlands, and fish.

KELT Concert on the Kennebec

By Ruth Indrick on Sept. 27, 2016, at 8:10 p.m.

Greendrinks checks out library renovations

By Bangor Public Library on Sept. 27, 2016, at 4:36 p.m.

Acadia Centennial Lecture Series presents College of the Atlantic President Darron Collins ‘92

By College of the Atlantic on Sept. 27, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.

Presentation: Making it Count – How citizen science can catalyze civic engagement , October 4, 7- 8pm

By pmsercinst on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.

Presentation: Making it Count – How citizen science can catalyze civic engagement , October 4, 7- 8pm

By pmsercinst on Sept. 26, 2016, at 2:46 p.m.