As a novice gardener, I have a tough time identifying plants and remembering what the heck I planted where. So each spring, as I clean out my flower beds and tiny herb and vegetable garden, I hem and haw over what I need to plant and… Read More

Outdoors Blogs

    With a turkey population estimated between 50,000 and 60,000, Maine’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is searching for ways to kill more turkeys. This is the third in my series of columns on Maine’s new big game management plans. Today we’ll talk turkeys. The… Read More
BRUNSWICK — George Wuerthner, a noted ecologist author, and activist who has visited more than 400 designated Wilderness Areas in the United States, will talk on  “Wilderness under Siege” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, at Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant St. His presentation will cover the early… Read More
    PENOBSCOT — Come to the town landing 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at Pierce’s Pond in Penobscot and join the town of Penobscot Alewife Committee, Maine Coast Heritage Trust and Blue Hill Heritage Trust for a celebration of two key first steps in the fish passage restoration… Read More
Join us for a walking tour of the 1 MW solar array at the South Portland Landfill located at 929 Highland Avenue. In 2017 the City installed 2,944 photovoltaic panels on the 34-acre former landfill, which is behind the City’s transfer station and new public services facility. Read More
    Interested in solar for your home? Already have solar and want to meet other solar champions? Join ReVision Energy on the Bayside Bowl roof deck for a Solar Solstice Social, and enjoy the sun on the longest day of the year! We’ll be hanging out, raffling off some… Read More