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Planning Commission to hold workshop on Threats to Shellfish Areas

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Striking a Balance organizers will hold the 31st forum in the development-related workshop series contamination and threats to shellfish areas 5-8:30 p.m. Thursday, June …

Lake Auburn Study Report In

The Lake Auburn Watershed Protection Commission invites the public to hear results of a two-year study into the water quality of Lake Auburn and recommendations …

Support Conservation and Local Business by Shopping at The Green Store May 3 and 4

The Green Store in Belfast is partnering with local land trust Sheepscot Wellspring Land Alliance to benefit land conservation with every purchase. On Saturday May …

Orono Bog Boardwalk 11th Annual Yard Sale

ORONO, Maine The 11th annual Orono Bog Boardwalk yard sale will be held 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, June 14, with rain date Sunday, June 15, at 139 …

Composting workshop in Ellsworth

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Hancock County Planning Commission and the Sustainability Division of the Maine Department of Environmental Protect are holding a workshop on the composting …

HCPC to hold Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale

  Here’s your chance to turn your otherwise-wasted kitchen vegetable scraps and yard trimmings into a nutrient-rich soil amendment. The Hancock County Planning Commission is …

NRCS funding available to restore Maine wetlands

The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service in Maine has funding available to protect, restore, and enhance wetlands through the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program-Wetland Reserve Easements, …

Curious about Misinformation about Toxic Chemicals? Attend Free Screening

ROCKLAND, Maine — Maine Premiere of HBO film “Toxic Hot Seat” will feature the filmmaker and Hannah Pingree, former speaker of the Maine House of Representatives, …

Planning Commission workshop on Threats to Drinking Water Wells

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Striking a Balance organizers announce the 29th forum in the development-related workshop series on Threats to Drinking Water Wells, 5-8:30 p.m. Thursday, …

Maine NRCS accepting applications for Conservation Innovation Grants

Juan Hernandez, State Conservationist with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, has announced that up to $250,000 is available in grants for new technology or …