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Community
Fields Pond

Take a walk on the wild side during Old Home Week

By Susan Pate on July 03, 2017, at 6:27 p.m.
Community
PERC Tour

Get an Inside Look at Orrington’s PERC Plant

By Susan Pate on July 03, 2017, at 7:50 a.m.
Community

DRA Presents an Evening with Slaid Cleaves

By DRA on June 30, 2017, at 10:26 a.m.
Community

Loon Echo Land Trust 30th Annual Meeting

By Kelli Shedd on June 29, 2017, at 10:16 p.m.
A polar bear sow and two cubs are seen in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. President Trump wants to reinstate oil drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic.

President Trump says the Atlantic, Arctic could soon be open to oil drilling

By Darryl Fears, Washington Post on June 29, 2017, at 9:18 p.m.
The White House is making a bid to overturn the Obama administration’s five-year plan forbidding oil and gas exploration in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans and will examine opportunities to drill almost anywhere off the U.S. coast.
Community
One-of-a-kind raffle items are available at Gardens in the Watershed Tour, July 16, 10 am - 4:30 pm, rain or shine.

New Offerings for July 16 Gardens in the Watershed Tour

By Georges River Land Trust on June 29, 2017, at 2:52 p.m.
Community

Rockland Breakwater Protest

By Caroline Knight on June 28, 2017, at 8:05 p.m.
Griffith Park in Los Angeles in October 2014.

Air pollution limits in US aren’t low enough to prevent deaths

By Gene Emery, Reuters on June 28, 2017, at 7:18 p.m.
For every 10 part-per-billion rise in ozone concentration, the mortality rate rose by 1.1 percent, producing an extra 19,000 deaths just among the elderly
Community

All are welcome to the Friends of Wilson Ponds Annual Meeting and Lunch Extravaganza

By Jane Benson on June 28, 2017, at 11:46 a.m.
Community

MDI Science Café — Mapping the Chemosphere: Understanding the Chemicals in Our Environment

By Bonnie Gilfillan on June 26, 2017, at 12:21 p.m.
Colorful corals and anemones in west Jordan Basin are pictured in this photo taken in the summer of 2014 by coral researchers.

Regulators to allow lobstering in protected coral areas in Gulf of Maine

By Jake Bleiberg on June 22, 2017, at 4:21 p.m.
“In those parts of Down East Maine lobstering is literally everything to those communities.”
Community
Erin Myers Madeira

The Nature Conservancy & Its Global Mission: Talk by Erin Myers Madeira

By swhplibrary on June 22, 2017, at 1:01 p.m.
Community
Fort Point Historic Site by Carol Douglas was last year’s Wet Paint Juror’s Choice Award winner.

Save the Date for 4th Annual Art Auction to Benefit Land Trust

By Georges River Land Trust on June 22, 2017, at 10:35 a.m.
Lincoln Paper and Tissue LLC, as seen on Sept. 28, 2015.

Lincoln lays out vision for redeveloping former mill site

By Darren Fishell on June 21, 2017, at 6:55 p.m.
Town officials say a deal between the bankrupt Lincoln Paper and Tissue and federal environmental regulators would tie up all of the property with cleanup efforts for at least 20 years.
Community

Save the Bees with Ms. Jenn!

By Samantha Cote on June 21, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.
Community

Film about Coal Industry to Screen

By AmyRebeccaMorley on June 21, 2017, at 7:25 a.m.
Community
Little neck clams

Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust meeting June 22 on ‘Coastal Conservation and Community Impact’

on June 20, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.
Community

Piscataquis County Soil & Water Conservation District Board Meeting

By Madeline Lubas on June 20, 2017, at 1:40 p.m.
Community

Cancellation: Unity College Farm to Table Camp

By Wendi Richards on June 19, 2017, at 10:03 p.m.
Community

Solar Array Dedication and Open House – Lincolnville

By David Kinney on June 19, 2017, at 1:57 p.m.