By pmsercinst on May 02, 2016, at 12:53 p.m.
Thursday, June 16, 2016 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-1310; schoodicinstitute.org We invite you to attend our Brown Bag Lunch Series, held the third Thursday of each month. We offer a range of topics …
By pmsercinst on May 02, 2016, at 12:49 p.m.
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-1310; schoodicinstitute.org Join Schoodic Institute June 7, 2016 for a public presentation by Glen Mittelhauser: Maine’s island habitats are experiencing rapid changes. Mittelhauser has conducted …
on May 01, 2016, at 3:39 p.m.
Maine could become one of America’s most important states for agriculture and international trade.
THE PARTIAL OBSERVER
on April 30, 2016, at 9 a.m.
Ego is as much a part of science as it of any other profession, maybe more so. The money can be decent, but it’s not a driving factor in why we play the game; recognition of your work is vitally important, so it’s reasonable to say there are plenty of …
By pmsercinst on April 29, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
Saturday, May 21, 2016 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, 9 Atterbury Circle, Winter Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-1310; schoodicinstitute.org Come join us at Moore Auditorium! No registration required! Bring your lunch and enjoy a presentation by Peter Cowin, also known as The …
By pmsercinst on April 29, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, 9, Winter Harbor, Maine For more information: 207-288-1310; schoodicinstitute.org On May 17, 2016, Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park is offering a public presentation: Stories from the Stream – A panel discussion to celebrate …
By Rachael Button on April 29, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.
Rising Tide is facilitating a pre-order sale of perennial plants through Rebel Hill Farm of Clifton, Maine, with all proceeds going to this MOFGA-certified organic farm. Julie and Peter Beckford of Rebel Hill have raised perennials on their farm for over twenty years. As their catalog states, they “believe the …
By Bill Trotter on April 28, 2016, at 10:58 p.m.
As higher volumes of rain fall on Maine, the more the amount of fish found along its coast is expected to decline.
on April 26, 2016, at 7:58 a.m.
“As development shapes our city, how do we honor and not erase what was?”
By Stephen Betts on April 25, 2016, at 9 p.m.
Councilors agreed that the proposal to turn to the proposed Fiberight plant in Hampden had too many uncertainties.
By Gudrun Keszöcze on April 23, 2016, at 1:26 a.m.
Thursday, May 12, 2016 4 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. Location: Hirundo Wildlife Refuge, 1107 West Old Town Road, Old Town, Maine For more information: 207-394-2171; hirundomaine.org Join the Montessori students at Hirundo Wildlife Refuge during this Bio-Blitz, a survey of bird species and aquatic macro invertebrates. Brian Olsen will explain …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on April 22, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
The $10 million facility will help preserve the quality of the the Penobscot River watershed and be a potent economic development tool.
By Ellen Gray on April 22, 2016, at 9:46 a.m.
Friday, April 22, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Saturday, April 23, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Sunday, April 24, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Monday, April 25, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, April 26, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, April 27, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, April …
Maine’s Annual Recycling & Solid Waste Conference Explores the Evolving Recycling Industry and What It Means for Maine
By Shelby Wright on April 22, 2016, at 7:53 a.m.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.Wednesday, May 4, 2016 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Samoset Resort, 220 Warrenton Street, Rockport, Maine For more information: 207-942-6772; mrra.net Maine’s 23rd Annual Recycling and Solid Waste Conference & Trade Show “Beyond Recycling: Materials Management and A Circular Economy,” will …
By Sebastien Malo, Reuters on April 22, 2016, at 6:51 a.m.
“If we keep chopping down tropical forests at the rate we’re doing now, we’re lost,” Alec Baldwin said.
By Patricia Kerfoot on April 21, 2016, at 9:57 p.m.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Harmony Hall, 24 Kennebec Road, Hampden, Maine For more information: 2078623909 Mary E. Tomlinson, Pesticide Registrar/Water Quality Specialist, Maine Board of Pesticides Control, will speak to the Hampden Garden Club on Tuesday, April 26 at 7:00 p.m. at Harmony Hall, …
THE PARTIAL OBSERVER
on April 20, 2016, at 6:37 p.m.
In an earlier part of this blog I was bemoaning the difficulties of getting funded to carry out research. It’s the most common challenge for all scientists. One obvious solution, is for there to be more funding available; however, federal funding for science not related to defense has remained largely …
By boxoffice on April 20, 2016, at 11:46 a.m.
Three environmentally-inspired films will be screened at the Strand Theatre on Saturday, April 23 in celebration of Earth Day! The Earth Day Film Fest 2016 begins at 3pm with THE MESSENGER. This new award-winning documentary by director Su Rynad (Dream Machine, Kardia) includes stunning slow motion footage of birds in …
By Madeline Lubas on April 19, 2016, at 8:48 a.m.
The Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Board of Supervisors will hold their monthly meeting at 6:00 p.m. Monday, May 9th at the USDA Service Center located at 42 Engdahl Drive, Dover – Foxcroft. The public is encouraged to get involved in conservation efforts by participating in meetings, volunteering …
By Ken Gross on April 16, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/vernal-pools-ecology-may-3/ CAMDEN — Kris Hoffman, educator and doctoral student, will explain the ecology of Maine’s vernal pools and how to regulate the most productive pools 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, …